Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Baja California, Mexico, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 11:38 am (GMT -8) -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
17 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 11:38 am (GMT -8)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.22°N / 115.52°W (Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Antipode: 31.22°S / 64.48°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
157 km (97 mi) S of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.1||16 km||Mexico: 68 Km Al NOROESTE De SAN FELIPE, BC||SSN|
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