A minor earthquake magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.08 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 0.08 km, -115.7611694° West, 33.2416649° North. The 3.54-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:25:05 / 8:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/09/16 / 2016-09-27 03:25:05 / September 27, 2016 @ 3:25 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37701552. Id of event: ci37701552.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Puebla, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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