Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km southeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 4:59 am (GMT -5) -

Updated: Tue, Aug 9, 2022 01:06 GMT -
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Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km southeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 4:59 am (GMT -5) Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km southeast of Juchitan de Zaragoza, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 4:59 am (GMT -5)

Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 50 km depth

6 Aug 13:01 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 6, 2022 09:59:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 4:59 am (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.7
Depth50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.03°N / 94.65°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode16.03°S / 85.35°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoEl Chichón (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities23 km (14 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SSE of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) SSW of San Francisco del Mar (pop: 4,720) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (23 mi) S of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (25 mi) ESE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Chicapa de Castro (pop: 3,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) SE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
606 km (377 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.750 kmMexico: 53 Km Al SURESTE De UNION HIDALGO, OAXSSN
3.750 kmOaxaca, MexicoRaspberryShake
3.750 kmOFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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