A light earthquake with magnitude 4.12 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Id of earthquake: ci39641880. Event ids that are associated: ci39641880. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -115.5921631 West, latitude 33.0489998 North, depth = 10.92 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 01:10:25 / October 1, 2020 @ 1:10 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.92 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:10:25 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 49 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Coachella, Hermosillo, Delta.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days fourty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 3 km ENE of Westmorland, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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