A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria in B.C. in MX on Monday. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:08:08 / 5:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.53 km (12 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/02/19 / 2019-02-12 01:08:08 / February 12, 2019 @ 1:08 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37528954. Id of event: ci37528954. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.1256667 West, latitude 32.2916667 North, depth = 19.53 km.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Imperial, El Centro, Yuma. Epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 2 km WNW of Guadalupe Victoria, B.C., MX.
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