A minor earthquake magnitude 3.64 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Event id: ci37703504. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37703504. The temblor was reported at 18:05:51 / 6:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.7116699 West, latitude 33.2978325 North, depth = 6.7 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/09/16 / 2016-09-28 01:05:51 / September 28, 2016 @ 1:05 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rancho Mirage, Progreso, Mexicali. Event epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days seventy-five 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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