A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.25 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.06 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ci39641576. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39641576. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5888367° West, 33.0478325° North, depth 4.06 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:36:51 / 12:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:36:51 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:36 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 29 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). Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 3 km ENE of Westmorland, CA.
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