Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 19 km southeast of Puebla, Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico, on Wednesday, 31 Mar 2021 10:53 am (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 19 km southeast of Puebla, Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico, on Wednesday, 31 Mar 2021 10:53 am (GMT -7)

Séisme très faible magnitude 2.5 at 7 km depth

31 Mar 17:56 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 3 minutes.
31 Mar 17:58: Profondeur recalculée de 7.0 à 6.0 km (de 4.3 à 3.7 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 2.4 km (1.5 mi) au SSE.
31 Mar 18:55: Profondeur recalculée de 6.0 à 7.0 km (de 3.7 à 4.3 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 2.2 km (1.4 mi) au N.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2021 17:53:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mercredi, 31 mars 2021 10:53 (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 2.5
Profondeur: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.43°N / 115.24°W (Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Salton Buttes (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km ESE de Ejido Otilio Montaño (pop: 47) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
9 km NNO de Delta (pop: 5,180) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
11 km O de Ejido Saltillo (pop: 1,560) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
19 km SE de Puebla (pop: 15,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
20 km NO de Guadalupe Victoria (pop: 17,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
20 km N de Ejido Durango (pop: 1,590) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
24 km SO de Ejido Yucatan (pop: 1,630) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
28 km OSO de Tecolots (Poblado Benito Juárez) (pop: 5,260) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
30 km SE de Mexicali (pop: 689,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
30 km NO de Ejido Plan de Ayala (pop: 1,650) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22°C (72 F), humidity: 8%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.57 kmBAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICOEMSC
2.57.2 km8km NW of Delta, B.C., MX, MexicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
192.3 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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