A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Exact location, longitude -115.5719986° West, latitude 33.0796661° North, depth = 3.29 km. The temblor was detected at 15:21:41 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 15:21:41 / October 1, 2020 @ 3:21 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ci39646520. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39646520. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.29 km (2 miles).
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mecca, Oasis, Puebla (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 12 km (7 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days seventy and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 7 km NE of Westmorland, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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