A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.5 km (15 miles). Event id: ci38444111. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38444111. The temblor was reported at 11:56:08 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/07/19 / 2019-07-04 19:56:08 / July 4, 2019 @ 7:56 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -115.1443329 West, latitude 32.1671677 North, depth = 24.5 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 59 km (37 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Centro, Yuma, Holtville (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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