A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was reported 89 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (55 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -115.636° West, latitude 31.5285° North, depth = 7.25 km. Global time and date of event 20/08/20 / 2020-08-20 14:38:22 / August 20, 2020 @ 2:38 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39585880. Id of event: ci39585880. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.25 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:38:22 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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