Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 24, 2022 at 3:04 pm (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 19 km depth
25 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 24, 2022 21:04:52 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, Jan 24, 2022 at 3:04 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.02°N / 97.82°W (Santiago Jamiltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.02°S / 82.18°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||165 km (102 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!|
404 km (251 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.9||19 km||Mexico: 41 Km Al OESTE De RIO GRANDE, OAX||SSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.