Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Baja California, Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:29 am (GMT -8) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 17 km depth
15 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:29 am (GMT -8)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.21°N / 115.51°W (Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Antipode: 31.21°S / 64.49°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
158 km (98 mi) S of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|2.9||17 km||Mexico: 67 Km Al NOROESTE De SAN FELIPE, BC||SSN|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.