Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 22 December 2019 at 04:01 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 107 km depth
22 Dec 04:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 107.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.29°N / 95.34°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (144 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SE of Constitución Mexicana (San Juan Mazatlán, Oaxaca) (pop: 1,220)
20 km (12 mi) SE of María Lombardo de Caso (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,860)
22 km (14 mi) SW of Los Ángeles (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 1,140)
22 km (14 mi) SW of El Porvenir (Oaxaca) (pop: 1,580)
34 km (21 mi) NW of Palomares (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,760)
56 km (35 mi) NW of Matías Romero (Oaxaca) (pop: 21,100)
149 km (93 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
465 km (289 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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