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Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 26 km northeast of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 3:52 am (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 26 km northeast of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 3:52 am (GMT -5) Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 26 km northeast of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 3:52 am (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

1 Oct 14:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 1, 2022 08:52:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Oct 1, 2022 at 3:52 am (GMT -5)
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.89°N / 98.29°W (Tlacoachistlahuaca, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode16.89°S / 81.71°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoPopocatépetl (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) N of Las Minas (pop: 394) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (5 mi) SW of El Carmen (pop: 1,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) ENE of San Cristobal (pop: 1,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) N of Zacoalpan (pop: 4,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 2,340) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
149 km (92 mi) ESE of Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
296 km (184 mi) SSE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 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.
3.05 kmMexico: 26 Km Al NORESTE De OMETEPEC, GROSSN
3.05 kmNear Coast of Guerrero, MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: TLAPA (TLIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 80 km / 50 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

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