Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, Mexico, on 18 Oct 3:33 am (GMT -7) -

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, Mexico, on 18 Oct 3:33 am (GMT -7)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 20 km depth

18 Oct 10:36 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 3 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Oct 2020 10:33:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 18 Oct 3:33 am (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 3.0
Profondeur: 20.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.43317°N / 115.17316°W (Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Salton Buttes (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km E de Delta (pop: 80)
16 km SE de Ejido Sinaloa (pop: 2,510)
16 km SSW de Represa Aurelio Benansini (Carehey) (pop: 571)
17 km NNW de Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100)
34 km SE de Mexicali (pop: 689,800)
38 km W de San Luis Rio Colorado (pop: 158,100)
189 km E de San Diego (États-Unis) (pop: 1,394,900)
2155 km NW de Mexico (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) More info
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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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 3.020 km9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, MexicoUSGS
M 3.020 kmBaja California, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake (6)

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
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