Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 15 August 2019 at 01:48 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
15 Aug 02:12 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 23 minutes.
Date & time: 2019-08-15 01:48:39 UTC
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.46°N / 95.67°W (Mexique)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km SE de Playa Grande (pop: 200)
53 km S de Paja Blanca (pop: 100)
53 km SE de El Coyul (pop: 2,200)
94 km SW de Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
129 km SW de Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
574 km SE de 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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|Heure||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-08-15 01:48:39 UTC||M 4.1 / 16 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico, Mexique||EMSC|
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