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Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 1:37 am (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 1:37 am (GMT -6) Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, Mexico, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 1:37 am (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 9 km depth

20 Jan 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 20, 2022 07:37:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 1:37 am (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.7
Depth9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.12°N / 103.35°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode18.12°S / 76.65°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoColima (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities17 km (11 mi) S of Maruata (pop: 590) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (12 mi) SW of Santa Cruz de Cachan (pop: 165) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Motin del Oro (pop: 239) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Cuilala de Hidalgo (pop: 209) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) SW of San Pedro Naranjestil (pop: 632) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (21 mi) S of Cobigenes (pop: 85) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) SSE of Ixtapilla (pop: 165) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) S of La Cofradia de Ostula (pop: 322) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (33 mi) SSE of La Placita de Morelos (pop: 1,440) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
468 km (291 mi) WSW of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.79 kmMexico: 75 Km Al SUROESTE De COALCOMAN, MICHSSN

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