A minor earthquake magnitude 3.13 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 19:31:31 / August 10, 2020 @ 7:31 pm. The temblor was detected at 19:31:31 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.6811676 West, latitude 33.2796669 North, depth = 5.07 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39339199. Id of event: ci39339199. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.07 km (3 miles).
Event epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Progreso, Bermuda Dunes, Mexicali. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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