Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - Baja California, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 2:53 am (GMT -8) -
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 26 km depth
17 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 2:53 am (GMT -8)
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.21°N / 116.63°W (Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Antipode: 32.21°S / 63.37°E
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (145 km / 90 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
120 km (74 mi) WSW of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.3||26 km||Mexico: 36 Km Al SURESTE De TERRAZAS DEL VALLE, BC||SSN|
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