A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA on Monday. The temblor was reported at 16:01:34 / 4:01 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.93 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.6816635 West, latitude 33.2473335 North, depth = 2.93 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 16:01:34 / August 10, 2020 @ 4:01 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39338431. Id of event: ci39338431.
Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bermuda Dunes, Progreso, La Quinta. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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