A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.09 (ml/mb) was reported 76 kilometers (47 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX on Monday. Id of earthquake: ci39347695. Event ids that are associated: ci39347695. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.7606659 West, latitude 31.751833 North, depth = -0.63 km. Global time and date of event 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 15:31:45 / August 17, 2020 @ 3:31 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 15:31:45 / 3:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.63 km (-0 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 102 km (63 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from El Sauzal (c. 9 100 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Puebla (c. 8 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Calexico, Camalú, Mexicali (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 76 km E of Maneadero, B.C., MX.
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