A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Borrego Springs in CA on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.81 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.4223328 West, latitude 33.3204994 North, depth = 6.81 km. Unique identifier: ci39130776. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39130776. The 3.14-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:55:30 / 7:55 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 03:55:30 / October 14, 2019 @ 3:55 am.
Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Vista (c. 93 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Casa de Oro-Mount Helix, Rancho San Diego, Jamul (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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