A minor earthquake magnitude 3.46 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/09/20 / 2020-09-30 23:33:34 / September 30, 2020 @ 11:33 pm. The temblor was reported at 23:33:34 / 11:33 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci39641072. Event ids that are associated: ci39641072. Exact location of earthquake, -115.6046677° West, 33.0519981° North, depth 1.93 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.93 km (1 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 49 km (31 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), 11 km (7 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop).
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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 2 km NE of Westmorland, CA.
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