A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX. Event id: ci38820207. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38820207. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 24.59 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.01-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:50:20 / 2:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -115.2275009° West, latitude 32.2076683° North, depth = 24.59 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/09/19 / 2019-09-08 22:50:20 / September 8, 2019 @ 10:50 pm.
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Imperial, El Centro, Holtville (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km WSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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