Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Mexico on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:58 am (GMT -8) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 20 km depth
15 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:58 am (GMT -8)
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.01°N / 113.67°W (Gulf of California, Mexico)
Antipode: 30.01°S / 66.33°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Puerto Lobos (pop: 121) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of La Libertad (pop: 2,780) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SW of Plutarco Elias Calles (La Y Griega) (pop: 3,730) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) S of Puerto Peñasco (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SE of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) WSW of Heroica Caborca (pop: 59,900) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) WSW of Pitiquito (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) N of San Luis (Ensenada) (pop: 7,870) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) WSW of Altar (pop: 7,930) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (133 mi) NW of Bahia de Kino (Bahía de Kino) (pop: 6,050) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.7||20 km||Mexico: 145 Km Al SUR De PUERTO PEÑASCO, SON||SSN|
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