A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/02/17 / 2017-02-16 23:07:08 / February 16, 2017 @ 11:07 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.2765 West, latitude 31.7608333 North, depth = 10.98 km. Id of earthquake: ci37585119. Event ids that are associated: ci37585119. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.98 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 15:07:08 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Sauzal, Ensenada, Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada. Epicenter of the event was 33 km (20 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from El Sauzal (c. 9 100 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 28 km E of Maneadero, B.C., MX.
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