A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Brawley in CA on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 00:44:20 / 12:44 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:44:20 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:44 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.31 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 8.31 km, -115.5153351° West, 33.0513344° North. Id of earthquake: ci39641640. Event ids that are associated: ci39641640.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mecca, Tecolots, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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