A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Delta in B.C. in MX. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.28 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -115.2368317° West, latitude 32.4059982° North, depth = 7.28 km. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:57:06 / 9:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/11/18 / 2018-11-09 05:57:06 / November 9, 2018 @ 5:57 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ci38354928. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38354928.
The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brawley, Yuma, Imperial (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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