Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 14 km depth
22 Jan 22:39 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
22 Jan 23:00: Now using data updates from SSN
Update Sat, 22 Jan 2022, 23:06Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 90 km southwest of Chilpancingo de los Bravo, Mexico
4.2 quake 22 Jan 4:35 pm (GMT -6)
Just 30 minutes ago, a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Chilpancingo de los Bravo, Guerrero, Mexico. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Saturday, January 22nd, 2022, at 4:35 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 14 km below the surface.
The event was filed by Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop. 187,300) located 90 km from the epicenter.
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