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Minor earthquake: M3.56 quake has struck near Guadalupe Victoria in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 32.3478317S, -115.1198349WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.56 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria in B.C. in MX. Exact location of event, depth 28.64 km, -115.1198349° West, 32.3478317° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 14:34:52 / December 28, 2020 @ 2:34 pm. The temblor was reported at 14:34:52 / 2:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci39505887. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39505887, ew1609166085. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.64 km (18 miles).

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Brawley, Fortuna Foothills, Imperial (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from San Luis Río Colorado (c. 139 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Yuma (c. 93 100 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Fortuna Foothills (c. 26 300 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 7 km NNW of Guadalupe Victoria, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.56 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.1198349° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.3478317° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 28.64 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7km NNW of Guadalupe Victoria, 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 2020-12-28 14:34:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-28 14:39:01 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 3.142 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 automatic 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 195 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,ew, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 27 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2255 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.29 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 148 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mlr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci39505887 Id of event.
Event Code 39505887 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci39505887,ew1609166085, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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