A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Brawley in CA on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.35 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -115.543335° West, 32.9423332° North, depth 11.35 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 11:03:27 / March 28, 2017 @ 11:03 am UTC/GMT. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:03:27 / 3:03 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci37613935. Event ids that are associated: ci37613935.
The epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 4 km (3 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Oasis, Hermosillo, Delta. Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 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 two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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