A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Douglas in Arizona. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -109.0939° West, 31.6298° North. Unique identifier: us70006up2. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006up2. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/01/20 / 2020-01-04 13:26:06 / January 4, 2020 @ 1:26 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:26:06 / 6:26 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Agua Prieta, Douglas (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 54 km (34 miles) from Agua Prieta (c. 68 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Douglas (c. 17 400 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 53 km NE of Douglas, Arizona. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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