A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.88 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Brawley in CA on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -115.5455017 West, latitude 32.9845009 North, depth = 14.39 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.39 km (9 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:06:56 / 3:06 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci37775504. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37775504. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/12/16 / 2016-12-31 23:06:56 / December 31, 2016 @ 11:06 pm.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guadalupe Victoria, Mecca, Hermosillo (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 2 km (1 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 15 km (10 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km WNW of Brawley, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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