Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 3:17 am (GMT -6) -
Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
15 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 3:17 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.24°N / 98.27°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.24°S / 81.73°E
Nearby towns and cities:
366 km (227 mi) SSE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 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: 26 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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