A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. The 3.39-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:35:43 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -115.5550003° West, latitude 33.0410004° North, depth = 7.74 km. Unique identifier: ci39641552. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39641552. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:35:43 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:35 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.74 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mecca, Tecolots, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 7 km (5 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 22 km (13 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 6 km E of Westmorland, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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