Thursday, April 12, 2012

Earthquake 6.9 Mag Rocks Mexico

Earthquake of 6.9 Mag hits the Gulf of California; 82 miles NE of Guerrero Negro, Baja Calif. Sur, Mexico, according to the US Geological Survey.

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

Earthquake Map Details:
Magnitude: 6.9
Date-Time: Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 07:15:48 UTC
Date-Time: Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 12:15:48 AM MST (Phoenix)
Location: 28.790°N, 113.142°W
Depth km: 10.3 km (6.4 miles)
Region: Gulf of California

Distances:
133 km (82 miles) NE of Guerrero Negro, Baja Calif. Sur, Mexico
179 km (111 miles) NNW of Santa Rosalia, Baja Calif. Sur, Mexico
215 km (133 miles) W of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
526 km (326 miles) SSW of Phoenix, Arizona

Source: USGS