A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Delta in B.C. in MX. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 12:36:51 / July 2, 2017 @ 12:36 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.64 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:36:51 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci37923536. Event ids that are associated: ci37923536. Exact location of event, depth 6.64 km, -115.2256667° West, 32.4078333° North.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brawley, Yuma, Imperial (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 33 km (20 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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