A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Borrego Springs in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.21 km (1 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:19:03 / 2:19 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci37895967. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37895967. Exact location of event, longitude -116.2591667 West, latitude 33.2743333 North, depth = 1.21 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 22:19:03 / March 17, 2018 @ 10:19 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brawley, Garnet, Valley Center. The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Cathedral City (c. 51 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Palm Springs (c. 44 600 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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