A light earthquake with magnitude 4.54 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Ocotillo Wells in CA on Sunday. Id of earthquake: ci38488354. Event ids that are associated: ci38488354. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.04 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:07:40 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -116.0195007° West, 33.0188332° North, depth 10.04 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 22:07:40 / May 10, 2020 @ 10:07 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Tecate (c. 58 300 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from La Mesa (c. 57 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Santee (c. 53 400 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Cathedral City (c. 51 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was La Mesa, La Presa, Valley Center (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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