A minor earthquake magnitude 3.21 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/09/16 / 2016-09-20 19:09:39 / September 20, 2016 @ 7:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -116.0749969° West, 31.7978325° North, depth 14.81 km. The temblor was detected at 12:09:39 / 12:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 14.81 km (9 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37695776. Id of event: ci37695776.
Earthquake epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from El Sauzal (c. 9 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Sauzal, Ensenada, Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (min 5000 pop).
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. 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 thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 47 km E of Maneadero, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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