A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Tijuana in B.C. in MX on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.47 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 06:40:44 / April 1, 2017 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37845672. Id of event: ci37845672. Exact location of event, depth 10.47 km, -116.9758301° West, 32.5019989° North. The temblor was reported at 22:40:44 / 10:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 3 km (2 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from San Diego (c. 1 307 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Chula Vista (c. 243 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Carlsbad (c. 105 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Vista, Carlsbad, Valley Center.
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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