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Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 12 km southwest of Sola de Vega, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 4:48 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 12 km southwest of Sola de Vega, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 4:48 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 12 km southwest of Sola de Vega, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 4:48 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 2 km depth

11 Aug 01:01 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 10, 2022 21:48:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 4:48 pm (GMT -5)
Depth2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.43°N / 97.05°W (Villa Sola de Vega, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode16.43°S / 82.95°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (0 mi) NNW of Santa Ana (pop: 225) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
12 km (7 mi) N of Honduras (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
12 km (8 mi) SW of Sola de Vega (pop: 1,850) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (21 mi) NE of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 6,220) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Ejutla de Crespo (pop: 9,750) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
399 km (248 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
3.12 kmMexico: 50 Km Al OESTE De MIAHUATLAN, OAXSSN
3.12 kmOaxaca, MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: TLAPA (TLIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 205 km / 127 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station TLAPA: 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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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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