A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -115.6925° West, 33.2298333° North, depth 3.67 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 18:30:05 / August 10, 2020 @ 6:30 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.67 km (2 miles). Event id: ci37452101. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37452101. The temblor was reported at 18:30:05 / 6:30 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palm Desert, Puebla, Bermuda Dunes. The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop). 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 14 km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA.
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