Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 2:02 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 63 km depth
18 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 2:02 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 63.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.33°N / 95.72°W (Magdalena Tequisistlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.33°S / 84.28°E
Nearby towns and cities:
135 km (84 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
499 km (310 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.6||63 km||Mexico: 52 Km Al OESTE De TEHUANTEPEC, OAX||SSN|
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