A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. The 3.18-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:50:21 / 12:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.68 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:50:21 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:50 am. Unique identifier: ci39641696. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39641696. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5914993° West, 33.053833° North, depth 9.68 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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