Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Mexico on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 11:11 am (GMT -8) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
19 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 11:11 am (GMT -8)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.7°N / 113.95°W (Gulf of California, Mexico)
Antipode: 30.7°S / 66.05°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (45 mi) E of El Vergel [Campo] (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Puerto Peñasco (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) ESE of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Santa Clara (pop: 3,970) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) SW of Sonoita (Sonoyta) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) W of Heroica Caborca (pop: 59,900) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) E of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SSE of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) SSE of San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) SSE of San Luis (Yuma County, USA) (pop: 31,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.6||10 km||Mexico: 79 Km Al SUROESTE De PUERTO PEÑASCO, SON||SSN|
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