Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico, on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 3:12 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 103 km depth
18 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 3:12 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 103.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.99°N / 92.56°W (Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode: 14.99°S / 87.44°E
Nearest volcano: Tacana (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
206 km (128 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) --> See nearby quakes!
855 km (531 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.7||103 km||Mexico: 20 Km Al SUROESTE De HUIXTLA, CHIS||SSN|
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