A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Ocotillo Wells in CA on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/06/20 / 2020-06-07 01:50:59 / June 7, 2020 @ 1:50 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.03 km (6 miles). The 3.16-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:50:59 / 1:50 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ci39468576. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39468576. Exact location of event, longitude -116.0045013 West, latitude 33.1593323 North, depth = 9.03 km.
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alpine, Mexicali, Progreso. Event epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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