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Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 75 km southeast of Crucecita, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 3:48 pm (GMT -6) -

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Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 75 km southeast of Crucecita, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 3:48 pm (GMT -6) Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 75 km southeast of Crucecita, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 3:48 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 12 km depth

23 Sep 01:06 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 hours.
23 Sep 01:07: Now using data updates from SSN
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Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 22, 2022 21:48:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 3:48 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.8
Depth12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.26°N / 95.68°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.26°S / 84.32°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearby towns and cities69 km (43 mi) SSE of Playa Grande (pop: 211) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (46 mi) SE of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) S of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (58 mi) SE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Puerto Angel (pop: 2,650) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (61 mi) SSW of Mazatlan (pop: 2,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
591 km (367 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.812 kmMexico: 75 Km Al SURESTE De CRUCECITA, OAXSSN
3.812 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoRaspberryShake
3.812 kmOFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

Seismograms

Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 396 km / 246 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. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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5.3

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