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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 124 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, Sep 25, 2022 at 3:22 pm (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 124 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, Sep 25, 2022 at 3:22 pm (GMT -6) Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 124 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, Sep 25, 2022 at 3:22 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 16 km depth

26 Sep 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 25, 2022 21:22:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Sep 25, 2022 at 3:22 pm (GMT -6)
Depth16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.19°N / 94.65°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.19°S / 85.35°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearby towns and cities114 km (71 mi) SW of Cachimbo (pop: 124) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
124 km (77 mi) SSE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
139 km (86 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
141 km (88 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
144 km (90 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
188 km (117 mi) SW of Villaflores (pop: 37,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
669 km (416 mi) SE of Mexico (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

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.
3.616 kmMexico: 124 Km Al SURESTE De SALINA CRUZ, OAXSSN
3.616 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 295 km / 183 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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User reports for this quake

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