A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 88 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (55 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -115.5963333° West, 31.5281667° North, depth 5.99 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37297903. Id of event: ci37297903. The temblor was detected at 13:52:31 / 1:52 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.99 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/01/16 / 2016-01-19 21:52:31 / January 19, 2016 @ 9:52 pm.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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