Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Baja California, Mexico, on Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 3:00 pm (GMT -8) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 7 km depth
24 Jan 02:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Jan 23, 2022 at 3:00 pm (GMT -8)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.3°N / 115.23°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico)
Antipode: 31.3°S / 64.77°E
Nearest volcano: Isla San Luis (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) NW of Palos Verdes Norte y Sur (pop: 21) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of San Felipe (San Felípe) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Santa Clara (Sonora) (pop: 3,970) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Ejido Alberto Oviedo Mota (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) ENE of Camalu (Camalú) (pop: 8,620) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NE of Vicente Guerrero (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSW of Nuevo Michoacan (Estacion Riito) (Sonora) (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) NE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) S of Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) S of Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.1||7 km||Mexico: 48 Km Al NOROESTE De SAN FELIPE, BC||SSN|
|3.1||7 km||BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO||EMSC|
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