A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Ocotillo Wells in CA on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39336903. Unique identifier: ci39336903. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 02:45:11 / August 9, 2020 @ 2:45 am. The temblor was reported at 02:45:11 / 2:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.63 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -115.925° West, 33.043° North, depth 1.63 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (40 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Puebla, Coachella, Mexicali (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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