A minor earthquake magnitude 3.62 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 14:46:42 / October 1, 2020 @ 2:46 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -115.5821686 West, latitude 33.0673332 North, depth = 9.74 km. The 3.62-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:46:42 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ci39646376. Unique identifier: ci39646376. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.74 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis. Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 31 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). 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 sixty-eight, in the last 10 days sixty-eight, in the past 30 days sixty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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