A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:53:13 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:53 am. The 2.99-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:53:13 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.5841675 West, latitude 33.0531654 North, depth = 10.26 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.26 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ci39641736. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39641736.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). 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), 42 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km ENE of Westmorland, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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