A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.72 km (2 miles). Event id: ci39642032. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39642032. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:23:58 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -115.6626667° West, latitude 33.0528333° North, depth = 3.72 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 01:23:58 / October 1, 2020 @ 1:23 am.
Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mecca, Puebla, Oasis. Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every 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 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km WNW of Westmorland, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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