Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Gulf of California, 147 km south of Puerto Peñasco, altar sonora, Mexico, on Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 9:20 pm (GMT -8) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Gulf of California, 147 km south of Puerto Peñasco, altar  sonora, Mexico, on Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 9:20 pm (GMT -8)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 12 km depth

25 Nov 05:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Update Thu, 25 Nov 2021, 05:48
Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes near La Libertad, Pitiquito Municipality, altar sonora, Mexico
4.2 quake 24 Nov 9:20 pm (GMT -8)
4.2 quake 24 Nov 9:20 pm (GMT -8)
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near La Libertad, Pitiquito Municipality, altar sonora, Mexico, was reported only 27 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 12 km beneath the epicenter in the evening on Wednesday, November 24th, 2021, at 9:20 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include La Libertad (pop. 2,800) located 87 km from the epicenter.

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Earthquake data

Date & time: Nov 25, 2021 05:20:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 9:20 pm (GMT -8)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30°N / 113.59°W (Gulf of California, Mexico)
Antipode: 30°S / 66.41°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) W of La Libertad (pop: 2,780) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Plutarco Elias Calles (La Y Griega) (pop: 3,730) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) S of Puerto Peñasco (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Heroica Caborca (pop: 59,900) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SE of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) WSW of Pitiquito (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) N of San Luis (Ensenada) (pop: 7,870) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WSW of Altar (pop: 7,930) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SSW of Sonoita (Sonoyta) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) WNW of Miguel Aleman (La Doce) (Miguel Alemán) (pop: 30,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 22.2°C (72 F), humidity: 47%, wind: 11 m/s (21 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.212 kmMexico: 146 Km Al SUR De PUERTO PESSN

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