A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 23:33:37 / September 26, 2016 @ 11:33 pm. The temblor was reported at 16:33:37 / 4:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -115.7031631° West, latitude 33.2971649° North, depth = 6.29 km. Unique identifier: ci37701320. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37701320. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.29 km (4 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palm Desert, Mexicali, Bermuda Dunes (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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