A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 79 kilometers (49 miles) from San Felipe in Mexico on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 18:22:27 / July 19, 2019 @ 6:22 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -114.4557 West, latitude 31.6221 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us70004p71. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004p71. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:22:27 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Estación Coahuila (c. 7 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (c. 5 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete), Estación Coahuila, San Felipe (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 79 km NNE of San Felipe, Mexico.
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