A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Tuesday. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:50:54 / 8:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/10/20 / 2020-10-06 08:50:54 / October 6, 2020 @ 8:50 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.48 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, depth 2.48 km, -115.572998° West, 33.0298347° North. Unique identifier: ci39653920. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39653920.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mecca, Tecolots, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 46 km (29 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days ninety-five, in the past 30 days ninety-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel anything?
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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km E of Westmorland, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.