A minor earthquake magnitude 3.47 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. The 3.47-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:40:16 / 3:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 3.17 km, -115.6051636° West, 33.0736656° North. Unique identifier: ci39643360. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39643360. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 03:40:16 / October 1, 2020 @ 3:40 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.17 km (2 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 52 km (32 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis.
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-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km NNE of Westmorland, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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