Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 8:19 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 20 km depth
18 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 17, 2022 14:19:57 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 8:19 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||15.76°N / 95.62°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)|
|Antipode||15.76°S / 84.38°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||23 km (14 mi) SE of Paja Blanca (pop: 101) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
25 km (16 mi) SSW of Zaachilac (pop: 222) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) SE of Morro Ayuta (pop: 319) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) S of San Pedro Huamelula (pop: 2,250) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) SE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 935) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (28 mi) SW of Mazatlan (pop: 2,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
552 km (343 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.9||20 km||Mexico: 55 Km Al ESTE De CRUCECITA, OAX||SSN|
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