Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - Guerrero, 290 km south of Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 3:59 am (GMT -6) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
17 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 3:59 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.9°N / 99.81°W (Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.9°S / 80.19°E
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) SSW of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.7||5 km||Mexico: 10 Km Al NORESTE De ACAPULCO, GRO||SSN|
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