Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 24 km west of Jalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 1:58 am (GMT -5) -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 86 km depth
24 May 13:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
|Date & time||May 24, 2022 06:58:34 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 1:58 am (GMT -5)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||16.46°N / 95.69°W (Magdalena Tequisistlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)|
|Antipode||16.46°S / 84.31°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||San Martín (241 km / 150 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||7 km (4 mi) SSW of El Sauce (pop: 82) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
12 km (7 mi) NW of Magdalena Tequisistlan (pop: 3,830) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) W of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Santiago Lachiguiri (pop: 1,650) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (23 mi) ESE of El Camaron (pop: 2,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) SW of Santa Maria Guenagati (pop: 1,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
129 km (80 mi) ESE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
491 km (305 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.4||86 km||Mexico: 50 Km Al NOROESTE De TEHUANTEPEC, OAX||SSN|
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