Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 7:14 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 31 km depth
18 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 13 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 7:14 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.11°N / 96.98°W (San Jeronimo Coatlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.11°S / 83.02°E
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (68 mi) SSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
434 km (269 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (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||31 km||Mexico: 29 Km Al NORESTE De PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX||SSN|
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