Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, 25 December 2019 at 21:28 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 120 km depth
25 Dec 21:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.2°N / 95.21°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SW of Donaji (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,360)
17 km (11 mi) NW of Palomares (Oaxaca) (pop: 3,760)
29 km (18 mi) NW of San Juan Guichicovi (Oaxaca) (pop: 4,280)
33 km (20 mi) SW of Jesús Carranza (Veracruz) (pop: 4,020)
40 km (25 mi) NW of Matías Romero (Oaxaca) (pop: 21,100)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Juchitán de Zaragoza (Oaxaca) (pop: 67,600)
162 km (100 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
482 km (300 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (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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