A minor earthquake magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Westmorland in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.36 km (5 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:22:42 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci39647568. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39647568. Exact location of event, depth 8.36 km, -115.5774994° West, 33.0676651° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 21:22:42 / October 1, 2020 @ 9:22 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 24 km (15 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 eighty, in the last 10 days eighty, in the past 30 days eighty and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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