Moderate mag. 3.7 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:47 am (GMT -6) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
20 Jan 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 20, 2022 09:47:28 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:47 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.01°N / 95.84°W (San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.01°S / 84.16°E|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||151 km (94 mi) SE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
516 km (320 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.7||5 km||Mexico: 41 Km Al NORESTE De CRUCECITA, OAX||SSN|
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