Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 2:08 pm (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 20, 2022 20:08:05 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 2:08 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.25°N / 97.89°W (Santa Maria Huazolotitlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.25°S / 82.11°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||5 km (3 mi) NE of Cerro el Chivo (pop: 169) --> See nearby quakes!|
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) SSE of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of San Agustin (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSE of San Antonio Tepetlapa (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
|Estimated seismic energy released||5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.3||10 km||Mexico: 20 Km Al SURESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
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