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Minor earthquake: M2.95 quake has struck near Maneadero in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 31.9086666S, -115.8414993WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was reported 72 kilometers (45 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX on Wednesday. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:07:20 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.76 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -115.8414993 West, latitude 31.9086666 North, depth = -0.76 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/19 / 2019-03-13 20:07:20 / March 13, 2019 @ 8:07 pm. Event id: ci38267695. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38267695.

Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Progreso, Delta, Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (45 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Delta (c. 5 700 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 72 km ENE of Maneadero, B.C., MX. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.95 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.8414993° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.9086666° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.76 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 72km ENE of Maneadero, 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 2019-03-13 20:07:20 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-03-13 20:09:33 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 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 26 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1318 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.25 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 127 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 ci38267695 Id of event.
Event Code 38267695 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38267695, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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