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Minor earthquake, 3.29 mag was detected near Ensenada in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 32.0606651S, -116.3586655WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Ensenada in B.C. in MX on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39074143. Id of event: ci39074143. The temblor was reported at 22:32:06 / 10:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 16.76 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, depth 16.76 km, -116.3586655° West, 32.0606651° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/20 / 2020-02-17 06:32:06 / February 17, 2020 @ 6:32 am.

Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Quinta del Cedro, Tijuana, Pórticos de San Antonio (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 31 km (20 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Rosarito (c. 66 000 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Tecate (c. 58 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Pórticos de San Antonio (c. 34 200 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 32 km NE of Ensenada, B.C., MX.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.29 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -116.3586655° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.0606651° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 16.76 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 32km NE of Ensenada, 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 2020-02-17 06:32:06 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-17 06:34:27 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 167 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 53 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.3233 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.25 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 91 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 ci39074143 Id of event.
Event Code 39074143 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39074143, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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