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Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Mexico on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:17 pm (GMT -8) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Mexico on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:17 pm (GMT -8) Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Mexico on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:17 pm (GMT -8)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 5 km depth

16 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 15, 2022 20:17:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 12:17 pm (GMT -8)
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude30.66°N / 114.27°W (Gulf of California, Mexico)
Antipode30.66°S / 65.73°E
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Nearest volcanoIsla San Luis (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities41 km (26 mi) E of El Vergel [Campo] (pop: 15) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) SE of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
101 km (63 mi) SW of Puerto Peñasco (pop: 56,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
116 km (72 mi) S of Santa Clara (pop: 3,970) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
149 km (93 mi) W of Plutarco Elias Calles (La Y Griega) (pop: 3,730) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
155 km (96 mi) ENE of El Rosario de Arriba (pop: 1,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
159 km (99 mi) E of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 16,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
159 km (99 mi) W of El Coyote (pop: 1,340) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
173 km (107 mi) WNW of La Libertad (pop: 2,780) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
190 km (118 mi) SW of Sonoita (Sonoyta) (pop: 12,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.45 kmMexico: 68 Km Al SURESTE De SAN FELIPE, BCSSN

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