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Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Mexico: 17km SSE of Progreso, B.C., MX, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:57 pm (GMT -7) -

Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Mexico: 17km SSE of Progreso, B.C., MX, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:57 pm (GMT -7) Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Mexico: 17km SSE of Progreso, B.C., MX, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:57 pm (GMT -7)

Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 11 km depth

19 May 23:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
19 May 23:01: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 1.1 km (from 2.5 to 0.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.2 km (0.8 mi) towards WNW.
19 May 23:03: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 1.1 km (from 2.5 to 0.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.2 km (0.8 mi) towards WNW.
19 May 23:15: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.1 to 10.9 km (from 0.7 to 6.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.3 km (0.8 mi) towards ENE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 19, 2022 22:57:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:57 pm (GMT -7)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2
Depth10.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude32.44333°N / 115.4985°W (Mexico)
Antipode32.443°S / 64.502°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoSalton Buttes (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities7 km (4 mi) SW of Ejido Benito Juarez (pop: 109) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Progreso (pop: 12,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) W of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) SW of Puebla (pop: 15,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) NW of Colonia La Puerta (pop: 885) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) S of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) NW of Durango (pop: 1,590) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 37°C (99 F), humidity: 11%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.010.9 kmMexico: 17km SSE of Progreso, B.C., MXUSGS
2.04 kmBAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICOEMSC
2.010.9 kmMexico: Calif.-Baja Calif. Border RegionRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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