A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA. The 3.05-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:07:59 / 11:07 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.1 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/09/16 / 2016-09-29 18:07:59 / September 29, 2016 @ 6:07 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37705744. Id of event: ci37705744. Exact location, longitude -115.7220001° West, latitude 33.2878342° North, depth = 4.1 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mexicali, Palm Desert, Bermuda Dunes. Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 78 km (48 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), 57 km (35 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-three, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days seventy-seven 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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