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Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 7.9 km southeast of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 1:42 am (GMT -5) -

Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 7.9 km southeast of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 1:42 am (GMT -5) Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - 7.9 km southeast of Cintalapa de Figueroa, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 1:42 am (GMT -5)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 143 km depth

13 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 13, 2022 06:42:54 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 1:42 am (GMT -5)
Depth143.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.64°N / 93.66°W (Jiquipilas, Chiapas, Mexico)
Antipode16.64°S / 86.34°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoEl Chichón (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) SSW of Jiquipilas (Centro) (pop: 9,890) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) SE of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Ocozocoautla de Espinosa (San Juan) (pop: 39,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Berriozabal (Berriozábal) (pop: 28,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) NW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
656 km (408 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 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.
3.5143 kmMexico: 9 Km Al SURESTE De CINTALAPA, CHISSSN
3.5143 kmChiapas, MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 167 km / 104 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station COMITAN: 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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