A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Bombay Beach in CA on Monday. Exact location, longitude -115.6853333° West, latitude 33.2445° North, depth = 4.51 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:03:59 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/08/20 / 2020-08-10 16:03:59 / August 10, 2020 @ 4:03 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37452069. Unique identifier: ci37452069. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.51 km (3 miles).
Epicenter of the event 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). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Progreso, La Quinta, Indio.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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