Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Guerrero, 270 km south of Mexico, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 4:19 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 16 km depth
17 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 4:19 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.01°N / 99.37°W (Tecoanapa, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.01°S / 80.63°E
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (232 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (38 mi) SSE of Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) S of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.9||16 km||Mexico: 24 Km Al NORTE De SAN MARCOS, GRO||SSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.