A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 86 kilometers (53 miles) from Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37528280. Id of event: ci37528280. Exact location of earthquake, -114.4143333° West, 31.5976667° North, depth 5.96 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:02:13 / 8:02 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/16 / 2016-02-24 15:02:13 / February 24, 2016 @ 3:02 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.96 km (4 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Felipe (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). The epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SE of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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