A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Westmorland in CA on Thursday. Unique identifier: ci37457525. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37457525. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 15:00:50 / October 1, 2020 @ 3:00 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -115.5773333 West, latitude 33.0633333 North, depth = 4.02 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.02 km (2 miles). The 3.03-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:00:50 / 3:00 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 ninety-eight, in the last 10 days ninety-eight, in the past 30 days ninety-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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