Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 4:22 am (GMT -6) -
Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
15 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 4:22 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.2°N / 94.62°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.2°S / 85.38°E
Nearby towns and cities:
671 km (417 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.8||16 km||Mexico: 125 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX||SSN|
|3.8||16 km||OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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