Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km southwest of Arriaga, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 5:33 am (GMT -6) -

Updated: Tue, Aug 9, 2022 01:17 GMT -
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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km southwest of Arriaga, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 5:33 am (GMT -6) Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km southwest of Arriaga, Chiapas, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 5:33 am (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 66 km depth

6 Aug 11:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 6, 2022 11:33:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 5:33 am (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4
Depth66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.8°N / 94.36°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.8°S / 85.64°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoEl Chichón (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities38 km (24 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (36 mi) SSW of Chahuites (pop: 9,840) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SSW of Espinal (pop: 7,620) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
647 km (402 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 28.1°C (83 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.066 kmMexico: 69 Km Al SUROESTE De ARRIAGA , CHISSSN
4.066 kmOFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICOEMSC
4.066 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoRaspberryShake

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