A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 80 kilometers (50 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:17:04 / 6:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.066 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ci37231863. Unique identifier: ci37231863. Global time and date of event 24/08/15 / 2015-08-24 01:17:04 / August 24, 2015 @ 1:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5.066 km, -115.9426667° West, 31.239° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Vicente Guerrero (c. 12 800 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Camalú (c. 7 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Emiliano Zapata (c. 5 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada, San Quintín, Benito García (El Zorrillo) (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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