Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 22 December 2019 at 06:56 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 16 km depth
22 Dec 07:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°N / 97.55°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) S of Cerro Hermoso (Oaxaca) (pop: 379)
53 km (33 mi) S of La Luz (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,440)
57 km (35 mi) WSW of Puerto Escondido (Oaxaca) (pop: 25,900)
62 km (39 mi) SW of Santa Maria Tiltepec (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,160)
77 km (48 mi) SSE of Santiago (Oaxaca) (pop: 10,100)
95 km (59 mi) SE of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600)
181 km (113 mi) SSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000)
453 km (282 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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