Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Guerrero, 159 km south of Mexico, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 4:58 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
17 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 16, 2022 22:58:22 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 4:58 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||18.09°N / 99.65°W (Iguala de la Independencia, Guerrero, Mexico)|
|Antipode||18.09°S / 80.35°E|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||Nevado de Toluca (114 km / 71 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||62 km (38 mi) NNW of Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
159 km (99 mi) SSW 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: 30 Km Al SUROESTE De IGUALA, GRO||SSN|
|3.5||5 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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