A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) was reported 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Borrego Springs in CA on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37374727. Unique identifier: ci37374727. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/16 / 2016-06-10 08:07:11 / June 10, 2016 @ 8:07 am. The 3.01-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:07:11 / 1:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.31 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -116.4311667° West, 33.4688333° North, depth 12.31 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (45 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Hemet (c. 78 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Marcos, Alpine, Fallbrook (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 24 km NNW of Borrego Springs, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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