Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 55 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 24 December 2019 at 15:59 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 50 km depth
24 Dec 16:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 24 Dec 2019 15:59:39 UTC -
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.74°N / 94.95°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) S of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) S of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
604 km (375 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||50 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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