A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.54 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA on Monday. The 3.54-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:03:39 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.6843338 West, latitude 33.2490005 North, depth = 2.63 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ew1597075419, ci39338447. Id of event: ci39338447. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.63 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 16:03:39 / August 10, 2020 @ 4:03 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palm Desert, Puebla, Bermuda Dunes (min 5000 pop).
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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel the quake?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.