A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.69 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.6865005 West, latitude 33.2695007 North, depth = 2.69 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39338767. Unique identifier: ci39338767. Global time and date of event 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 17:22:20 / August 10, 2020 @ 5:22 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 17:22:20 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Progreso, Bermuda Dunes, Mexicali.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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