A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Calipatria in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.79 km (5 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:43:57 / 11:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/07/17 / 2017-07-26 19:43:57 / July 26, 2017 @ 7:43 pm. Id of earthquake: ci37713463. Event ids that are associated: ci37713463. Exact location of earthquake, -115.645668° West, 33.1653328° North, depth 7.79 km.
The epicenter was 62 km (39 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from La Quinta (c. 37 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Quinta, Indio, Coachella. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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