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Minor earthquake, 3.51 mag has occurred near Maneadero in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 31.2011667S, -116.1278333WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.51 (ml/mb) strikes 71 kilometers (44 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX on Friday. Global time and date of event 05/08/16 / 2016-08-05 15:25:33 / August 5, 2016 @ 3:25 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 08:25:33 / 8:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.96 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ci37435199. Event ids that are associated: ci37435199. Exact location of earthquake, -116.1278333° West, 31.2011667° North, depth 5.96 km.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Quintín, Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada, Benito García (El Zorrillo). Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (44 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Vicente Guerrero (c. 12 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Camalú (c. 7 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Emiliano Zapata (c. 5 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from San Quintín (c. 5 400 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 71 km SE of Maneadero, B.C., MX.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.51 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.1278333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.2011667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.96 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 71km SE of Maneadero, B.C., MX Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-08-05 15:25:33 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-08-05 16:02:53 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 190 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ci The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ci, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 25 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.8073 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.28 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 228 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mlr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci37435199 Id of event.
Event Code 37435199 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37435199, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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