Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Veracruz, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:17 pm (GMT -6) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 115 km depth
20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:17 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 115.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.73°N / 95.14°W (San Juan Evangelista, Veracruz, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.73°S / 84.86°E
Nearest volcano: San Martín (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
274 km (170 mi) SE of Xalapa (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 424,800) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (286 mi) ESE 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||115 km||Mexico: 25 Km Al SUROESTE De SAYULA DE ALEMAN, VER||SSN|
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