A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Brawley in CA. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/09/20 / 2020-09-30 23:14:21 / September 30, 2020 @ 11:14 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 23:14:21 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci39640584. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39640584. Exact location, longitude -115.5426667° West, latitude 33.0171667° North, depth = 3.52 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.52 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Oasis, Puebla (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 4 km (3 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 4 km NNW of Brawley, CA.
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