A light earthquake magnitude 4.01 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Calipatria in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39641888. Id of event: ci39641888. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.57 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.5820007 West, latitude 33.1256676 North, depth = 11.57 km. The 4.01-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:11:04 / 1:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 01:11:04 / October 1, 2020 @ 1:11 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Quinta, Indio, Tecolots. Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from La Quinta (c. 37 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 6 km W of Calipatria, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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