A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Brawley in CA on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.5235 West, latitude 32.9523333 North, depth = 1.35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.35 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: ci37203580. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37203580. Global time and date of event 22/01/19 / 2019-01-22 08:24:46 / January 22, 2019 @ 8:24 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:24:46 / 12:24 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 3 km (2 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guadalupe Victoria, Oasis, Hermosillo (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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