Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 4:44 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
22 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 21, 2022 22:44:43 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 4:44 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.07°N / 97.71°W (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.07°S / 82.29°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||1 km (0 mi) WNW of La Perla (Los Reyes) (pop: 12) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
13 km (8 mi) WSW of La Luz (pop: 2,440) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Santiago (pop: 10,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Jose Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) WNW of Rio Grande (pop: 12,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Tataltepec de Valdés (pop: 2,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (23 mi) SE of San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) SE of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
403 km (250 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.0||15 km||Mexico: 30 Km Al OESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX||SSN|
|3.0||15 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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