Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - 31 km southeast of Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico, on 2021-03-31 03:38:55 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 5 km depth
31 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-31 03:38:55 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.48°N / 115.17°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of Familia Ruiz (Ejido San Luis Potosi) (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) E of Ejido Michoacan de Ocampo (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Delta (pop: 5,180) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) W of San Luis (Yuma County, Arizona, USA) (pop: 31,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) W of San Luis Rio Colorado (Sonora) (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Calexico (California, USA) (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Santa Isabel (pop: 29,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||5 km||22 Km Al NOROESTE De GPE VICTORIA(KM.43), BC, Mexico||SSN|
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