A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Niland in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/11/16 / 2016-11-15 12:54:49 / November 15, 2016 @ 12:54 pm. Event id: ci37741720. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37741720. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.1 km (3 miles). The 3.03-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:54:49 / 4:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.6206665 West, latitude 33.1824989 North, depth = 5.1 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Coachella, Puebla, Progreso. The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-three 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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