A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.11 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 88 kilometers (55 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.68 km (11 miles). The 5.11-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:30:33 / 3:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 17.68 km, -115.6643295° West, 31.5428333° North. Global time and date of event 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 15:30:33 / August 17, 2020 @ 3:30 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: ci39347679. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qf7sez, ci39347679. A tsunami warning has been issued near Maneadero in B.C. in MX (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Sauzal, Delta, Guadalupe Victoria (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 96 km (59 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada (c. 17 900 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Vicente Guerrero (c. 12 800 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from El Sauzal (c. 9 100 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
Questions or comments?
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: 88 km ESE of Maneadero, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.