A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) strikes 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX on Thursday. Exact location of event, longitude -116.0266647 West, latitude 31.7185001 North, depth = -0.28 km. Event id: ci37265679. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37265679. The temblor was reported at 22:49:15 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 06:49:15 / October 30, 2015 @ 6:49 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.28 km (-0 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Sauzal, Ensenada, Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada. Event epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from El Sauzal (c. 9 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 51 km E of Maneadero, B.C., MX.
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