Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:42 am (GMT -6) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 92 km depth
21 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:42 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.95°N / 95.54°W (Santiago Ixcuintepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.95°S / 84.46°E
Nearest volcano: San Martín (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Colonia Santa Cruz (pop: 48) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SW of Mazatlan (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Santiago Quiavicuzas (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of San Miguel Quetzaltepec (pop: 3,860) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) N of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NW of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of San Juan Cotzocon (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Santa Maria Puxmetacan (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
469 km (291 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.4||92 km||Mexico: 53 Km Al OESTE De MATIAS ROMERO, OAX||SSN|
|3.4||92 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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