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Minor earthquake 3.44 mag, 6 km WNW of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX

Earthquake location 32.2215004S, -115.0571671WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/10/18 / 2018-10-14 08:01:44 / October 14, 2018 @ 8:01 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 16.46 km (10 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:01:44 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.0571671 West, latitude 32.2215004 North, depth = 16.46 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37390754. Id of event: ci37390754.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Centro, Fortuna Foothills, Holtville (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 59 km (36 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-two 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km WNW of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.44 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.0571671° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.2215004° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 16.46 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6km WNW 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 2018-10-14 08:01:44 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-10-14 08:03:58 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 automatic 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 182 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 22 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.08272 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.35 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 166 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 ci37390754 Id of event.
Event Code 37390754 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37390754, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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