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Light earthquake: M4.22 quake has struck near Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX

Earthquake location 31.4736667S, -115.5058333WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.22 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 90 kilometers (56 miles) from Alberto Oviedo Mota in B.C. in MX. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.5058333 West, latitude 31.4736667 North, depth = 2.81 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/05/24 / 2024-05-28 07:47:33 / May 28, 2024 @ 7:47 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.81 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: ci40603983. Event ids that are associated: ew1716882480, ci40603983. The temblor was picked up at 07:47:33 / 7:47 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Event epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from San Felipe (c. 15 400 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Doctor Alberto Oviedo Mota (c. 8 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Estación Coahuila (c. 7 600 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Camalú (c. 7 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Emiliano Zapata (c. 5 800 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete) (c. 5 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ciudad Coahuila (Kilómetro Cincuenta y Siete), Estación Coahuila, Emiliano Zapata (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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: 90 km SSW of Alberto Oviedo Mota, B.C., MX. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.22 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.5058333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 31.4736667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.81 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 90 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 2024-05-28 07:47:33 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-05-28 08:03:09 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.9 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 275 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 ,ew,ci, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 29 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.187 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.39 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 273 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mw The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID ci40603983 Id of event.
Event Code 40603983 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,ew1716882480,ci40603983, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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