A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Golfo de Santa Clara in Mexico. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:18:10 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 23:18:10 / August 8, 2020 @ 11:18 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.26 km (11 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -114.4565° West, 31.5254° North, depth 17.26 km. Event id: us6000bb8q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bb8q.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 67 km (41 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Felipe.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km SSE of Golfo de Santa Clara, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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