A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 17:46:10 / August 10, 2020 @ 5:46 pm. The temblor was picked up at 17:46:10 / 5:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 2.74 km, -115.6835022° West, 33.2658348° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39338855. Unique identifier: ci39338855. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.74 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 74 km (46 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bermuda Dunes, Progreso, Mexicali (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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