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Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 14 km north of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT -6) -

Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 14 km north of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT -6) Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 14 km north of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 148 km depth

6 Dec 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 6, 2022 09:06:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT -6)
Depth148.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude17.4°N / 94.43°W (Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
Antipode17.4°S / 85.57°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoEl Chichón (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (1 mi) WSW of Hidalgo Amajac (pop: 203) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) N of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) NE of Poblado Cinco (pop: 1,330) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (13 mi) NW of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) NW of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (pop: 1,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) ESE of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 1,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
353 km (220 mi) SE of Xalapa (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 424,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
545 km (338 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | 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.
3.4148 kmMexico: 66 Km Al SUR De MINATITLAN, VERSSN
3.4148 kmChiapas, MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 274 km / 170 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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