Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 4:44 am (GMT -6) -
Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 25 km depth
17 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 4:44 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.37°N / 94.8°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 15.37°S / 85.2°E
Nearby towns and cities:
644 km (400 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.8||25 km||Mexico: 100 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAX||SSN|
|3.8||25 km||OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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