Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 4:29 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
16 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 15, 2022 22:29:03 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 4:29 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.36°N / 98.25°W (San José Estancia Grande, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.36°S / 81.75°E|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||181 km (112 mi) WSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
354 km (220 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|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: 22 Km Al OESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
|3.5||5 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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