A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.27 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.6021652 West, latitude 33.0730019 North, depth = 10.27 km. Id of earthquake: ci39643288. Event ids that are associated: ci39643288. Global time and date of event 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 03:32:58 / October 1, 2020 @ 3:32 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:32:58 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 31 km (20 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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