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Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:55 pm (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:55 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:55 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 52 km depth

20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 19, 2022 18:55:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:55 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.4
Depth52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.33°N / 95.73°W (Magdalena Tequisistlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode16.33°S / 84.27°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearby towns and cities3 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 released7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.452 kmMexico: 52 Km Al OESTE De TEHUANTEPEC, OAXSSN

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