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Minor earthquake, 3.09 mag has occurred near Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 31.4733333S, -115.6156667WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX (58 miles) on Monday. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:12:57 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.42 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: ci40602287. Ids that are associated to the event: ci40602287. Exact location of event, depth 8.42 km, -115.6156667° West, 31.4733333° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/05/24 / 2024-05-27 11:12:57 / May 27, 2024 @ 11:12 am.

Every 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 four, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 94 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.09 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.6156667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.4733333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 8.42 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 94 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, 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 2024-05-27 11:12:57 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-05-27 11:19:43 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 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 147 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 10 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1655 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.24 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 118 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 ci40602287 Id of event.
Event Code 40602287 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ci40602287, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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