A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Primo Tapia in B.C. in MX. Exact location of event, depth 9.72 km, -116.9133301° West, 32.0296669° North. Unique identifier: ci37843824. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37843824. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 16:34:23 / March 29, 2017 @ 4:34 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.72 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 08:34:23 / 8:34 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from San Diego (c. 1 307 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Chula Vista (c. 243 900 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Rosarito (c. 66 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Casa de Oro-Mount Helix, Lemon Grove, Spring Valley (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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