Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Baja California, Mexico, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 1:14 pm (GMT -8) -
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
16 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 1:14 pm (GMT -8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31°N / 115.06°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Antipode: 31°S / 64.94°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
185 km (115 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|3.2||10 km||Mexico: 21 Km Al OESTE De SAN FELIPE, BC||SSN|
|3.2||10 km||BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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