A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Delta in B.C. in MX. Id of earthquake: ci37296015. Event ids that are associated: ci37296015. The temblor was detected at 06:39:23 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/01/16 / 2016-01-14 14:39:23 / January 14, 2016 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.3911667 West, latitude 32.3648338 North, depth = 25.06 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.06 km (16 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brawley, Somerton, San Luis Río Colorado (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km W of Delta, B.C., MX. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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