A minor earthquake magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Westmorland in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.83 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 03:40:49 / October 1, 2020 @ 3:40 am. Unique identifier: ci39643368. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39643368. Exact location of event, depth 9.83 km, -115.5806656° West, 33.0690002° North. The temblor was reported at 03:40:49 / 3:40 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-nine, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 5 km NE of Westmorland, CA.
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