Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Baja California, Mexico, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 1:56 pm (GMT -8) -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 11 km depth
18 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 1:56 pm (GMT -8)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.31°N / 115.3°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Antipode: 32.31°S / 64.7°E
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.4||11 km||Mexico: 19 Km Al OESTE De GPE VICTORIA(KM.43), BC||SSN|
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