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Minor earthquake: M3.04 quake has struck near Delta in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 32.3549995S, -115.4316635WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Delta in B.C. in MX on Monday. Event id: ci38920591. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38920591. The temblor was detected at 06:58:34 / 6:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.4316635 West, latitude 32.3549995 North, depth = 14.61 km. Global time and date of event 28/10/19 / 2019-10-28 14:58:34 / October 28, 2019 @ 2:58 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.61 km (9 miles).

Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Somerton, Brawley, San Luis Río Colorado. Epicenter of the earthquake was 30 km (19 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from San Luis (c. 25 500 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 22 km W of Delta, B.C., MX.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.04 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.4316635° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.3549995° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 14.61 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 22km W of Delta, 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 2019-10-28 14:58:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-10-28 15:00:52 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 142 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 36 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.125 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.32 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 123 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 ci38920591 Id of event.
Event Code 38920591 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci38920591, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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