A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 90 km ESE of Maneadero, B.C., MX (56 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.83 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:23:47 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 15:23:47 / August 23, 2020 @ 3:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -115.6493333 West, latitude 31.5003333 North, depth = 9.83 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39357151. Unique identifier: ci39357151.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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