A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Brawley in CA on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38199831. Unique identifier: ci38199831. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.97 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/01/19 / 2019-01-22 08:24:44 / January 22, 2019 @ 8:24 am. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:24:44 / 12:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.5228348 West, latitude 32.9536667 North, depth = 10.97 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guadalupe Victoria, Oasis, Hermosillo (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 3 km (2 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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