Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Michoacan, Mexico, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 4:00 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 49 km depth
16 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 16, 2022 10:00:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 4:00 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||18.49°N / 103.35°W (Chinicuila, Michoacan, Mexico)|
|Antipode||18.49°S / 76.65°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||Colima (117 km / 73 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||264 km (164 mi) WSW of Morelia (Michoacán de Ocampo) (pop: 597,500) --> See nearby quakes!|
456 km (283 mi) WSW of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
|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||49 km||Mexico: 38 Km Al SUROESTE De COALCOMAN, MICH||SSN|
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