Earthquakes today

Current and latest world earthquakes breaking news, activity and articles today

Earthquake breaking news, Minor World Earthquakes Magnitude -3.9

Minor earthquake, 3.4 mag strikes near Estacion Coahuila in Mexico

Earthquake location 31.6825S, -114.5345WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 71 kilometers (44 miles) from Estacion Coahuila in Mexico. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004p6m. Id of event: us70004p6m. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.85 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:42:24 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -114.5345° West, latitude 31.6825° North, depth = 18.85 km. Global time and date of event 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 17:42:24 / July 19, 2019 @ 5:42 pm UTC/GMT.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Felipe, Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete), Estación Coahuila. Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Estación Coahuila (c. 7 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (c. 5 600 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

Questions or comments?

How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 71 km SE of Estacion Coahuila, Mexico.

Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved.

More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -114.5345° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.6825° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 18.85 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 71km SE of Estacion Coahuila, Mexico Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-19 17:42:24 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-07-19 19:09:18 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 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 reviewed 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 178 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.697 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.13 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 106 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 us70004p6m Id of event.
Event Code 70004p6m An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70004p6m, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply