A minor earthquake magnitude 3.61 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/05/16 / 2016-05-29 08:27:33 / May 29, 2016 @ 8:27 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.42 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -115.2116699 West, latitude 32.0229988 North, depth = 1.42 km. Id of earthquake: ci37577944. Event ids that are associated: ci37577944. The temblor was reported at 01:27:33 / 1:27 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Somerton, Calexico, Progreso (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 71 km (44 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Somerton (c. 14 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km S of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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