A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 13:33:56 / August 10, 2020 @ 1:33 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 13:33:56 / 1:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.52 km (4 miles). Event id: ci39338199. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39338199. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.645668 West, latitude 33.1461678 North, depth = 6.52 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Coachella, Puebla, Progreso (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 60 km (37 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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