A minor earthquake magnitude 3.82 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 01:10:44 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 7.8 km, -115.5913333° West, 33.0466667° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 01:10:44 / October 1, 2020 @ 1:10 am. Event id: ci37456509. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37456509.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hermosillo, Delta, Tecolots (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Puebla (c. 8 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-four, in the last 10 days seventy-four, in the past 30 days seventy-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km ENE of Westmorland, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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