A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Imperial in CA. The temblor was detected at 01:42:06 / 1:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/04/19 / 2019-04-23 09:42:06 / April 23, 2019 @ 9:42 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.4 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: ci38327599. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38327599. Exact location, longitude -115.51017° West, latitude 32.904335° North, depth = 5.4 km.
Event epicenter was 31 km (19 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Guadalupe Victoria (c. 18 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guadalupe Victoria, Hermosillo, Delta.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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