A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Ocotillo Wells in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.8 km, -116.2898331° West, 33.0051651° North. Unique identifier: ci39669176. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39669176. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:30:46 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 10:30:46 / October 20, 2020 @ 10:30 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Tecate (c. 58 300 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Marcos, Rancho Mirage, Calexico (min 5000 pop).
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 21 km SW of Ocotillo Wells, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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