A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.77 km (6 miles). The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:29:53 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/20 / 2020-05-14 09:29:53 / May 14, 2020 @ 9:29 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.755 West, latitude 31.8728333 North, depth = 9.77 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39199711. Id of event: ci39199711.
Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Benito García (El Zorrillo) (c. 6 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Delta (c. 5 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guadalupe Victoria, Delta, Benito García (El Zorrillo) (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).
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 thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Questions or comments?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km SW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.