A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) strikes 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.82 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 04:37:59 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/16 / 2016-02-09 12:37:59 / February 9, 2016 @ 12:37 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37522032. Unique identifier: ci37522032. Exact location, longitude -115.6215° West, latitude 31.7993333° North, depth = 0.82 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Delta, Estación Coahuila, Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Estación Coahuila (c. 7 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Delta (c. 5 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (c. 5 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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