A light earthquake magnitude 4.82 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX. A tsunami warning has been issued near Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:18:42 / 12:18 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.14 km (20 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.2083359 West, latitude 32.2028351 North, depth = 32.14 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/11/18 / 2018-11-19 20:18:42 / November 19, 2018 @ 8:18 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38138175, at00pigj35, us1000hu2n. Unique identifier: ci38138175.
The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Fortuna Foothills (c. 26 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Brawley, Fortuna Foothills, Yuma (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel the quake?
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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 5 km SW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.