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Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 7.9 km south of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Mar 22, 2023 at 12:12 pm (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 7.9 km south of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Mar 22, 2023 at 12:12 pm (GMT -6) Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 7.9 km south of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, Mar 22, 2023 at 12:12 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 3 km depth

23 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 22, 2023 18:12:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Mar 22, 2023 at 12:12 pm (GMT -6)
Depth3.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.27°N / 98.04°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode16.27°S / 81.96°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) NNW of El Carrizo (pop: 1,720) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) S of Santiago Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Jose Maria Morelos (pop: 2,330) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 4,760) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) W of Santiago (pop: 10,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
166 km (103 mi) WSW of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
370 km (230 mi) SSE 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

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3.43 kmNear Coast of Guerrero, MexicoRaspberryShake

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