A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39644616. Unique identifier: ci39644616. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5931702° West, 33.0631676° North, depth 10.12 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:57:58 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.12 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 06:57:58 / October 1, 2020 @ 6:57 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Puebla (c. 8 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis. Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days sixty, in the past 30 days sixty and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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