A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Ocotillo in CA on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.8335037 West, latitude 32.7408333 North, depth = 3.86 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/21 / 2021-01-25 20:52:28 / January 25, 2021 @ 8:52 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.86 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.04-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:52:28 / 8:52 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39768064. Id of event: ci39768064.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (23 miles) from Mexicali (c. 597 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Tecate (c. 58 300 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from El Centro (c. 42 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Calexico (c. 38 600 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Brawley (c. 25 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tecate, Delta, Calipatria.
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 one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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