A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Global time and date of event 03/10/20 / 2020-10-03 20:21:00 / October 3, 2020 @ 8:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 7.2 km, -115.5889969° West, 33.0175018° North. Unique identifier: ci39651720. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39651720. The 3.03-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:21:00 / 8:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles).
Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mecca, Tecolots, Oasis.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ninety, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km SE of Westmorland, CA.
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