A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in Mexico on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/07/17 / 2017-07-04 03:21:47 / July 4, 2017 @ 3:21 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.58 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ci37924848. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37924848. Exact location of event, longitude -115.1750031 West, latitude 32.2493324 North, depth = 15.58 km. The temblor was reported at 19:21:47 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Imperial, Yuma, El Centro. The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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. 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 sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km NNW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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