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Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 43 km northwest of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:13 pm (GMT -8) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.2 quake North Pacific Ocean, 46 km west of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, Nov 22, 2022 8:39 am (GMT -8), which had occurred 9 days earlier.
Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 43 km northwest of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:13 pm (GMT -8) Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 43 km northwest of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, on Thursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:13 pm (GMT -8)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 22 km depth

2 Dec 02:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 1, 2022 22:13:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Dec 1, 2022 at 2:13 pm (GMT -8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.4
Depth22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude30.69°N / 116.33°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode30.69°S / 63.67°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoIsla San Luis (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities28 km (17 mi) WSW of Rancho de Cristo (pop: 12) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) W of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 11,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Las Brisas (pop: 1,080) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (25 mi) W of Rancho Avila (San Fernando) (pop: 13) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
43 km (26 mi) WNW of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 16,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) NW of Venustiano Carranza (pop: 823) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) S of San Vicente (pop: 4,360) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
91 km (57 mi) NW of El Rosario de Arriba (pop: 1,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.422 kmMexico: 33 Km Al OESTE De VICENTE GUERRERO, BCSSN
3.422 kmBaja California, MexicoRaspberryShake
3.422 kmOFFSHORE BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICOEMSC

Seismograms

Seismic station: In-Ko-Pah (IKP/CI network) | Distance from quake: 219 km / 136 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station In-Ko-Pah: 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. 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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