A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Niland in CA on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -115.5908333° West, 33.185° North, depth 2.2 km. The temblor was reported at 18:04:54 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci37463493. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37463493. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/01/21 / 2021-01-04 18:04:54 / January 4, 2021 @ 6:04 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.2 km (1 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 63 km (39 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Coachella, Puebla, Progreso (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km SW of Niland, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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