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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 4.5 km east of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 3:44 pm (GMT -6) -

Updated: Jan 27, 2023 11:13 GMT -
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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 4.5 km east of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 3:44 pm (GMT -6) Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 4.5 km east of Poblado 10, Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 3:44 pm (GMT -6)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 150 km depth

25 Jan 22:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
25 Jan 22:07: Now using data updates from SSN
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Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 25, 2023 21:44:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 3:44 pm (GMT -6)
Depth149.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude17.28°N / 94.41°W (Uxpanapa, Veracruz, Mexico)
Antipode17.28°S / 85.59°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoEl Chichón (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (3 mi) E of Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) W of Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) E of Poblado Cinco (pop: 1,330) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (15 mi) WNW of La Horqueta (Poblado Doce) (pop: 1,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
80 km (50 mi) NE of Matias Romero Avendaño (Matías Romero Avendaño, Oaxaca) (pop: 18,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
364 km (226 mi) SE of Xalapa (Veracruz-Llave) (pop: 424,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
552 km (343 mi) ESE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeModerate Rain 21°C (70 F), humidity: 95%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from WNW
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.1150 kmMexico: 78 Km Al SUROESTE De LAS CHOAPAS, VERSSN


Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 266 km / 165 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station COMITAN: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
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Coatepec veracruz (360.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Estando en el segundo piso se sintió como se temblaba  

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