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Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Puebla, 236 km southeast of Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 3:31 pm (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Puebla, 236 km southeast of Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 3:31 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Puebla, 236 km southeast of Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 3:31 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 59 km depth

16 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 15, 2022 21:31:21 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 3:31 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.7
Depth59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.09°N / 97.39°W (Caltepec, Puebla, Mexico)
Antipode18.09°S / 82.61°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoPico de Orizaba (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities136 km (84 mi) SE of Puebla de Zaragoza (pop: 1,434,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
236 km (147 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.759 kmMexico: 24 Km Al NORTE De TEPELMEME, OAXSSN
3.759 kmPUEBLA, MEXICOEMSC

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