Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 2:51 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 2:51 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.29°N / 92.96°W (Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.29°S / 87.04°E
Nearest volcano: Tacana (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
164 km (102 mi) S of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
800 km (497 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.7||10 km||Mexico: 19 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS||SSN|
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