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.
|Date & time||Jan 17, 2022 21:56:15 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 1:56 pm (GMT -8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||32.31°N / 115.3°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)|
|Antipode||32.31°S / 64.7°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)|
|Nearest volcano||Salton Buttes (103 km / 64 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||38 km (24 mi) SSE of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Estimated seismic energy released||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|
User reports for this quake
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