A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39642088. Id of event: ci39642088. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5833359° West, 33.0483322° North, depth 4.39 km. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:30:01 / 1:30 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.39 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 01:30:01 / October 1, 2020 @ 1:30 am.
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 Mecca, Oasis, Puebla. Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days sixty-one, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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