Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:32 pm (GMT -6) -
Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:32 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.82°N / 100.24°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.82°S / 79.76°E
Nearby towns and cities:
313 km (195 mi) SSW of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.0||8 km||Mexico: 26 Km Al SUROESTE De COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO||SSN|
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