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Light earthquake: M4.89 quake strikes near Maneadero in B.C. in Mexico


Earthquake location 31.5261669S, -115.6653366WA light earthquake magnitude 4.89 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 88 kilometers (55 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in Mexico. The temblor was reported at 05:45:02 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 1.86 km (1 miles). Global time of event 2015-02-09 01:45:02 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Maneadero in B.C. in Mexico, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -115.6653366 West, latitude 31.5261669 North, depth 1.86 km.

Close countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). The epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Vicente Guerrero (c. 12 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Delta, Guadalupe Victoria, Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete).

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.89 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.6653366° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.5261669° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.86 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 88km ESE of Maneadero, B.C., Mexico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-02-09 01:45:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-02-09 01:52:39 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 8 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 6.02 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 1 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 370 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ci The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources atci A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 6 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.509 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.13 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 133 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mw The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci37314320 Id of event.
Event Code 37314320 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS at00njhe74ci37314320 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

1 Comment

  1. Gaylene

    i was outside and did not notice, but neighbours in RV park in El Centro, California felt the couch move in their RV and others sitting having camp fire also felt the tremor.

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