A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Borrego Springs in CA on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 02:34:01 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci39282359. Event ids that are associated: ci39282359, us7000aj88. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 02:34:01 / July 7, 2020 @ 2:34 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.01 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -116.3690033 West, latitude 33.3463326 North, depth = 11.01 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hemet (c. 78 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fallbrook, Murrieta, Homeland.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km N of Borrego Springs, CA.
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