A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) was reported 15 kilometers (9 miles) from El Sauzal in B.C. in MX on Friday. The temblor was reported at 19:07:54 / 7:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39485111. Id of event: ci39485111. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.96 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 19:07:54 / December 4, 2020 @ 7:07 pm. Exact location of event, depth 9.96 km, -116.8261667° West, 31.9515° North.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Imperial Beach, Tecate, Lomas de Santa Anita (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (39 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 23 km (15 miles) from Ensenada (c. 256 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Rosarito (c. 66 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Tecate (c. 58 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Pórticos de San Antonio (c. 34 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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