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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Puebla, 60 km north of Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, Jul 17, 2022 at 11:45 am (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Puebla, 60 km north of Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, Jul 17, 2022 at 11:45 am (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Puebla, 60 km north of Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, Jul 17, 2022 at 11:45 am (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 64 km depth

17 Jul 17:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 14 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 17, 2022 16:45:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jul 17, 2022 at 11:45 am (GMT -5)
Depth64.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.08°N / 98.5°W (Xicotlan, Puebla, Mexico)
Antipode18.08°S / 81.5°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoPopocatépetl (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) NE of Xicotlan (pop: 706) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Ciudad de Chiautla de Tapia (Chiautla de Tapia) (pop: 10,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio) (pop: 16,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Axochiapan (Morelos) (pop: 17,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) S of Matamoros (pop: 42,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) N of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa, Guerrero) (pop: 47,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
111 km (69 mi) SSW of Puebla de Zaragoza (pop: 1,434,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
164 km (102 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 26.9°C (80 F), humidity: 52%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.164 kmCentral MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Tepich, Yucatan, Mexico (TEIG/IU network) | Distance from quake: 1100 km / 683 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Tepich, Yucatan, Mexico: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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