A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was reported 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/08/17 / 2017-08-17 21:13:32 / August 17, 2017 @ 9:13 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37976712. Unique identifier: ci37976712. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.21 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.07-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:13:32 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.9235 West, latitude 31.6448333 North, depth = 9.21 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Sauzal, Ensenada, Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from El Sauzal (c. 9 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 thirty-eight 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km E of Maneadero, B.C., MX. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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