Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 10:43 pm (GMT -6) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
26 Jan 05:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 17 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 26, 2022 04:43:13 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 at 10:43 pm (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.29°N / 98.08°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.29°S / 81.92°E|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearby towns and cities||168 km (105 mi) WSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
366 km (228 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 21.4°C (71 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from NNE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.0||8 km||Mexico: 6 Km Al SUROESTE De PINOTEPA NACIONAL, OAX||SSN|
|4.0||8 km||OAXACA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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