Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:55 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 52 km depth
20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 19, 2022 18:55:43 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:55 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.33°N / 95.73°W (Magdalena Tequisistlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.33°S / 84.27°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||3 km (2 mi) N of Asuncion Tlacolulita (pop: 540) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Magdalena Tequisistlan (pop: 3,830) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Santa Maria Zapotitlan (pop: 1,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Santa Maria Jalapa del Marqués (pop: 9,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) NNW of San Pedro Huamelula (pop: 2,250) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (25 mi) SE of El Camaron (pop: 2,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (28 mi) NW of Mazatlan (pop: 2,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) NE of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
134 km (83 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
498 km (309 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.4||52 km||Mexico: 52 Km Al OESTE De TEHUANTEPEC, OAX||SSN|
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