Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 1:43 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 15 km depth
17 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 16, 2022 19:43:26 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 1:43 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.95°N / 97.6°W (Chalcatongo de Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.95°S / 82.4°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||Pico de Orizaba (234 km / 145 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||94 km (58 mi) W of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
319 km (198 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.2||15 km||Mexico: 36 Km Al SUR De H TLAXIACO, OAX||SSN|
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