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Minor earthquake, 2.95 mag was detected near Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 31.8023333S, -114.6145WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Estacion Coahuila in B.C. in MX. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37395914. Id of event: ci37395914. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -114.6145 West, latitude 31.8023333 North, depth = 9.94 km. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:09:37 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.94 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/18 / 2018-10-17 15:09:37 / October 17, 2018 @ 3:09 pm.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 74 km (46 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Estación Coahuila (c. 7 600 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Luis, San Luis Río Colorado, Guadalupe Victoria (min 5000 pop).

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

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km SE of Estacion Coahuila, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.95 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -114.6145° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.8023333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.94 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 57km SE 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 2018-10-17 15:09:37 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-10-17 19:30:02 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 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 134 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 10 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.6346 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.34 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 109 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 ci37395914 Id of event.
Event Code 37395914 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci37395914, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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