A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in California. Global time and date of event 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 06:08:28 / October 2, 2020 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.594 West, latitude 33.0656 North, depth = 6.74 km. The temblor was reported at 06:08:28 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000c4ln. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39649048, us6000c4ln. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.74 km (4 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter 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), 24 km (15 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Puebla (c. 8 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighty-six, in the past 30 days eighty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km NE of Westmorland, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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