Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - Mexico on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 11:16 pm (GMT -8) -
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Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 9 km depth
22 Jan 14:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 11:16 pm (GMT -8)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.85°N / 114.46°W (Gulf of California, Mexico)
Antipode: 30.85°S / 65.54°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) NE of El Vergel [Campo] (pop: 15) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) ESE of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Palos Verdes Norte y Sur (pop: 21) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) S of Santa Clara (pop: 3,970) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) WSW of Puerto Peñasco (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSE of Ejido Alberto Oviedo Mota (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ENE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) E of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NE of El Rosario de Arriba (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SSE of Estacion Coahuila (Estación Coahuila) (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.9||9 km||Mexico: 41 Km Al SURESTE De SAN FELIPE, BC||SSN|
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