A minor earthquake magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Westmorland in CA. Exact location of event, depth 7.46 km, -115.5908333° West, 33.041° North. The temblor was reported at 00:39:15 / 12:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.46 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ci37457501. Event ids that are associated: ci37457501. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 00:39:15 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:39 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Imperial (c. 14 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecolots, Mecca, Oasis (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-seven, in the last 10 days ninety-seven, in the past 30 days ninety-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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