A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39641704. Unique identifier: ci39641704. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:50:49 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:50 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.89 km (2 miles). Exact location, longitude -115.5759964° West, latitude 33.0353317° North, depth = 2.89 km. The 2.99-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:50:49 / 12:50 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 47 km (29 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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