A minor earthquake magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX. Exact location of event, depth 26.25 km, -115.0746689° West, 32.0911674° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37703976. Id of event: ci37703976. The temblor was reported at 04:18:18 / 4:18 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.25 km (16 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/09/16 / 2016-09-28 11:18:18 / September 28, 2016 @ 11:18 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calexico, Progreso, Mexicali. Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-two 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 13 km SSW of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX.
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