Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Morelos, 69 km south of Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 at 2:35 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
12 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 12, 2022 08:35:43 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 at 2:35 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||18.82°N / 99.23°W (Morelos, Mexico)|
|Antipode||18.82°S / 80.77°E|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||Chichinautzin (31 km / 19 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||12 km (7 mi) S of Cuernavaca (pop: 338,700) --> See nearby quakes!|
69 km (43 mi) S of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.5||5 km||Mexico: 4 Km Al SUR De TEMIXCO, MOR||SSN|
User reports for this quake
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