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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico, on Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 6:49 pm (GMT -7) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico, on Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 6:49 pm (GMT -7) Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 52 km south of Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico, on Tuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 6:49 pm (GMT -7)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 16 km depth

25 Jan 02:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
25 Jan 02:14: Now using data updates from SSN

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 25, 2023 01:49:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Jan 24, 2023 at 6:49 pm (GMT -7)
Depth15.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude18.65°N / 104.4°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode18.65°S / 75.6°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoColima (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities46 km (29 mi) SW of Cuyutlan (pop: 1000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) SSW of El Colomo (pop: 10,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (32 mi) S of Manzanillo (pop: 130,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) SW of Armeria (Ciudad de Armería) (pop: 15,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (39 mi) WSW of Tecoman (pop: 85,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) SSE of Cihuatlan (Cihuatlán) (pop: 18,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
98 km (61 mi) SW of Ciudad de Villa de Alvarez (pop: 117,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
561 km (349 mi) W of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 25.1°C (77 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from WNW
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.016 kmMexico: 46 Km Al SUR De MANZANILLO, COLSSN
4.016 kmNear Coast of Jalisco, MexicoRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Morelia, Mich, MX (MOIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 351 km / 218 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Morelia, Mich, MX: 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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