Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Guerrero, 286 km south of Mexico, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 1:26 am (GMT -6) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
21 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 1:26 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.94°N / 99.81°W (Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.94°S / 80.19°E
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) SSW of Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 mi) SSW of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.6||5 km||Mexico: 13 Km Al NORESTE De ACAPULCO, GRO||SSN|
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