A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Westmorland in CA. The temblor was detected at 07:19:14 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci37659039. Event ids that are associated: ci37659039. Exact location of earthquake, -115.8971634° West, 32.9724998° North, depth 11.58 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/06/17 / 2017-06-01 15:19:14 / June 1, 2017 @ 3:19 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.58 km (7 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mecca, Puebla, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 27 km WSW of Westmorland, CA.
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