Earthquake Magnitude 6.9 has struck the Gulf of California on Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 07:15:48 UTC.
No tsunami warning, watch or advisory is in effect for these areas.
Within 1 day:
The 6.9 M earthquake followed previous quakes: A 6.2 M Gulf of California a 6.5 M Michoacan in Mexico and a 5.9 M Off the Coast of Oregan, earlier today and yesterday we have witnessed a 8.9 M and 8.2 M off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesie and a a 6.0 in the North Indian Ocean!!
|Depth||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
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 18.1 km (11.2 miles); depth +/- 4.1 km (2.5 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=331, Nph=331, Dmin=216 km, Rmss=1.32 sec, Gp=162°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=D
Source and author: earthquake.usgs.gov Earthquake