Weak mag. 3.8 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 3:30 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 107 km depth
20 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 3:30 pm (GMT -6)
Depth: 107.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.74°N / 95.07°W (El Barrio de la Soledad, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.74°S / 84.93°E
Nearest volcano: San Martín (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
180 km (112 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
523 km (325 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.8||107 km||Mexico: 14 Km Al SUR De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX||SSN|
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