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Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Michoacan, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 3:11 pm (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Michoacan, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 3:11 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Michoacan, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 3:11 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 40 km depth

20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 19, 2022 21:11:45 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 3:11 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.6
Depth40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.58°N / 103.2°W (Coalcoman de Vazquez Pallares, Michoacan, Mexico)
Antipode18.58°S / 76.8°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoColima (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities5 km (3 mi) WNW of La Higuera Mocha (Michoacán) (pop: 11) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) SE of Tehuantepec (Michoacán de Ocampo) (pop: 305) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (14 mi) S of Matamoros (Centro, Michoacán de Ocampo) (pop: 10,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SE of Villa Victoria (Michoacán) (pop: 1,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) E of Aquila (Michoacán) (pop: 1,740) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (26 mi) E of La Placita de Morelos (Michoacán) (pop: 1,440) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Aguililla (Michoacán de Ocampo) (pop: 8,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) ESE of La Loma (Michoacán de Ocampo) (pop: 7,310) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
246 km (153 mi) WSW of Morelia (Michoacán de Ocampo) (pop: 597,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
439 km (272 mi) WSW of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.640 kmMexico: 22 Km Al SUR De COALCOMAN, MICHSSN

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