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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, Mexico on Sunday, 18 October 2020

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, Mexico on Sunday, 18 October 2020
18 Oct 10:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
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Date & time: Sunday, 18 October 2020 10:33 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 18 Oct 3:33 am (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 20.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.43317°N / 115.17316°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) E of Chorizo Morelia (Ejido Morelia) (pop: 100)
3 km (2 mi) NE of Ejido Nuevo León (pop: 3,700)
4 km (2 mi) NW of El Chorizo (pop: 200)
172 km (107 mi) E of Tijuana (pop: 1,376,500)
189 km (118 mi) E of San Diego (pop: 1,394,900)
2155 km (1339 mi) NW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22.8°C (73 F), humidity: 31%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from N
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
18 Oct 3:33 am (GMT -7) (18 Oct 10:33:47 UTC)M 3.0 / 20.3 km9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, MexicoUSGS
Sun, 18 Oct 10:33 UTCM 3.0 / 20 kmBaja California, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
27.8 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short
40.7 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Holtville / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s
Mexicali / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Holtville / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s
Gilbert az / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, Mexico on Sunday, 18 October 2020

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