A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.5866699 West, latitude 33.0443344 North, depth = 2.78 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/09/20 / 2020-09-30 23:38:06 / September 30, 2020 @ 11:38 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39641112. Unique identifier: ci39641112. The 3.02-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:38:06 / 11:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 2.78 km (2 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 41 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). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-nine, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 3 km ENE of Westmorland, CA.
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