A minor earthquake magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/09/20 / 2020-09-30 23:34:26 / September 30, 2020 @ 11:34 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ci39641088. Event ids that are associated: ci39641088. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.05 km (1 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:34:26 / 11:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 1.05 km, -115.6006699° West, 33.0489998° North.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 42 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). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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