A minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Progreso in B.C. in MX. Unique identifier: ci37322735. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37322735. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.56 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:47:38 / 10:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -115.6849976° West, latitude 32.5623322° North, depth = 5.56 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/16 / 2016-03-25 17:47:38 / March 25, 2016 @ 5:47 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Estación Coahuila, Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete), Hermosillo. Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 10 km WSW of Progreso, B.C., MX.
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