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Minor earthquake: M3 quake has struck near Maneadero in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 31.4586667S, -115.7038333WA minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Maneadero in B.C. in MX. Event id: ci39364391. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39364391. The epicenter was at a depth of 16.56 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, depth 16.56 km, -115.7038333° West, 31.4586667° North. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:31:11 / 10:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/08/20 / 2020-08-29 10:31:11 / August 29, 2020 @ 10:31 am UTC/GMT.

The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Camalú (c. 7 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Camalú (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 87 km ESE of Maneadero, B.C., MX.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.7038333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.4586667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 16.56 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 87km ESE of Maneadero, B.C., MX Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-08-29 10:31:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-08-30 22:39:49 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 138 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network ci The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,ci, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 11 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.09588 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.26 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 107 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci39364391 Id of event.
Event Code 39364391 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39364391, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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