Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:07 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 6 km depth
20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:07 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.21°N / 98.11°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.21°S / 81.89°E
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Playa Banco de Oro (pop: 111) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) W of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) WSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.2||6 km||Mexico: 16 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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