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Minor earthquake, 3.84 mag strikes near Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX



Earthquake location 31.2043333S, -114.3916667WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.84 (ml/mb) strikes 124 kilometers (77 miles) from Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 5.94 km, -114.3916667° West, 31.2043333° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.94 km (4 miles). Unique identifier: ci37897351. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37897351. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/03/18 / 2018-03-19 23:56:15 / March 19, 2018 @ 11:56 pm. The temblor was reported at 15:56:15 / 3:56 pm (local time epicenter).

Epicenter of the earthquake was 82 km (51 miles) from Puerto Peñasco (c. 33 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Puerto Peñasco, San Felipe (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 124 km SSE of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.84 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -114.3916667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.2043333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.94 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 124km SSE of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-03-19 23:56:15 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-03-21 20:52:48 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 227 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ci The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ci, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 6 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.4276 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 3.32 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 183 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci37897351 Id of event.
Event Code 37897351 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37897351, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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