A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Borrego Springs in California. Id of earthquake: ci37380543. Event ids that are associated: ci37380543. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.88 km (6 miles). The 3.12-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:42:58 / 4:42 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/06/16 / 2016-06-10 23:42:58 / June 10, 2016 @ 11:42 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -116.4238358° West, 33.4576683° North, depth 9.88 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Poway, San Marcos, Fallbrook (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (45 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Hemet (c. 78 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km NNW of Borrego Springs, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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