A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Ojinaga in Mexico on Saturday. Unique identifier: us2000ac2n. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ac2n. The temblor was picked up at 09:45:02 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -104.7171° West, latitude 29.9883° North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/08/17 / 2017-08-26 16:45:02 / August 26, 2017 @ 4:45 pm.
The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Manuel Ojinaga (c. 22 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ojinaga (c. 22 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Manuel Ojinaga, Ojinaga.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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