A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.41 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5858333° West, 33.037° North, depth 4.41 km. Unique identifier: ci39643920. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39643920. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 04:54:23 / October 1, 2020 @ 4:54 am. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:54:23 / 4:54 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 47 km (29 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days sixty-one, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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 E of Westmorland, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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