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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 14 km north of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 10:56 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 14 km north of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 10:56 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 14 km north of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 10:56 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Aug 03:58 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
14 Aug 13:07: Now using data updates from SSN

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 14, 2022 03:56:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Aug 13, 2022 at 10:56 pm (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.6
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude20.79°N / 103.36°W (Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico)
Antipode20.79°S / 76.64°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt9 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoCeboruco (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (1 mi) W of San Isidro (pop: 1,450) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) NNE of Zapopan (pop: 1,142,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (6 mi) ENE of Nuevo México (Bam 5) (pop: 28,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) E of Tesistan (pop: 62,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Guadalajara (pop: 1,495,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Tlaquepaque (pop: 575,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) NW of Tonala (pop: 408,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
467 km (290 mi) WNW of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.610 kmMexico: 8 Km Al NORESTE De ZAPOPAN, JALSSN
3.610 kmJalisco, MexicoRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: ZACATECAS (ZAIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 235 km / 146 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station ZACATECAS: 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 (10)

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Guadalajara Jalisco (8.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Estaba sentada en la cama en el cuarto del segundo piso y se sintió como la cama empezó a sacudirse como si estuviera vibrando y las ventanas también se sacudieron como cuando hace mucho aire y se mueven  
Zapopan las cañadas (0.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Parecía trepida torio vibrante pocos segundos 4. Maximo  
Zapopan las cañadas (0.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Parecía trepida torio vibrante pocos segundos 4. Maximo  
Tlaquepaque, Jalisco (10.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Guadalajara (9.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : Was very fast and weak in Guadalajara  
Ixcatan, Zapopan Jalisco (8.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Sentí que se movió mi silla y la mesa  
Guadalajara jalisco, huentitan el bajo (0.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Vibró la tierra  
Zapopan (2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Cómo si se recorriera linealmente algo por debajo de la cama  
Zapopan las cañadas (0.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Parecía trepida torio vibrante pocos segundos 4. Maximo  
Las Cañadas, zapopan / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short

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