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Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 8:19 am (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 8:19 am (GMT -6) Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 8:19 am (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 20 km depth

18 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 17, 2022 14:19:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Jan 17, 2022 at 8:19 am (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.9
Depth20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.76°N / 95.62°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.76°S / 84.38°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearby towns and cities23 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 released4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.920 kmMexico: 55 Km Al ESTE De CRUCECITA, OAXSSN

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