Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Veracruz, Mexico, on Saturday, 21 December 2019 at 22:33 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 13 km depth
22 Dec 02:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.58°N / 94.79°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) WSW of Villa Alta (Licenciado Gabriel Ramos Millán, Veracruz) (pop: 952)
12 km (7 mi) NW of Vicente Guerrero (Veracruz) (pop: 1,200)
20 km (12 mi) S of San Lorenzo Tenochtitlán (Veracruz) (pop: 1,040)
26 km (16 mi) SW of Hidalgotitlán (Veracruz) (pop: 3,980)
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Acayucan (Veracruz) (pop: 47,000)
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Minatitlán (Veracruz) (pop: 150,900)
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz) (pop: 230,700)
502 km (312 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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