Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 1.6 km southeast of Ejido el Choropo (Colonia Colorado Numero Uno), Mexico, on 2021-01-08 16:25:24 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 9 km depth
9 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 8 Jan 2021 22:25:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-08 16:25:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.52°N / 115.4°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNE of Familia Garcia (Colonia Colorado Numero Siete) (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) SW of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Progreso (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Calexico (California, USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of El Centro (California, USA) (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Imperial (California, USA) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||9 km||17 Km Al SURESTE De MEXICALI, BC, Mexico||SSN|
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