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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 57 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 2:32 pm (GMT -6) -

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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 57 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 2:32 pm (GMT -6) Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 57 km southwest of Mapastepec, Chiapas, Mexico, on Thursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 2:32 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth

23 Sep 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 22, 2022 20:32:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Sep 22, 2022 at 2:32 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.6
Depth9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.05°N / 93.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.05°S / 86.75°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoTacana (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities39 km (24 mi) SSW of Pampa Honda (pop: 148) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SW of Ibarra (pop: 470) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) S of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) WSW of La Palma (pop: 678) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Adolfo Lopez Mateos (pop: 521) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (35 mi) SW of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (38 mi) SW of Ulapa (pop: 1,940) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
792 km (492 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.69 kmMexico: 58 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHISSSN

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Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 182 km / 113 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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100 km
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63 km
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112 km
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52 years ago
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80 km
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Aug 3, 1984 14:30
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5.9

36 km
133km / 83mi52 km SW of Coatepec, Quetzaltenango, GuatemalaMore
Sep 22, 1971 14:14
51 years ago
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23 km
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Dec 24, 1970 08:00
52 years ago
5.9

102 km
105km / 65mi23 km SE of Tonala, Chiapas, MexicoMore
May 2, 1970 02:06
52 years ago
5.9

35 km
77km / 48mi150 km SW of Huixtla, Chiapas, MexicoMore
Apr 22, 1962 04:45
60 years ago
5.9

66 km
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Sep 2, 1958 20:07
64 years ago
5.9

35 km
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Apr 17, 1957 18:09
65 years ago
5.9

55 km
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Nov 5, 1950 16:35
72 years ago
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35 km
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9 years ago
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