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Small 3.1 quake hits near El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA

Thu, 22 Jul 2021, 03:58
03:58 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
3.1 quake 21 Jul 8:50 pm (GMT -7)
3.1 quake 21 Jul 8:50 pm (GMT -7)
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake near El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, was reported only 6 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 6.2 miles beneath the epicenter in the evening on Wednesday 21 July 2021 at 8:50 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Holtville (pop. 6,400) located 5 miles from the epicenter, El Centro (pop. 44,000) 6 miles away, Imperial (pop. 17,100) 6 miles away, Heber (pop. 4,300) 7 miles away, Calexico (pop. 40,100) 10 miles away, Brawley (pop. 25,900) 12 miles away, Mexicali (pop. 689,800) 13 miles away, Santa Isabel (pop. 29,300) 14 miles away, and Puebla (pop. 15,200) 19 miles away.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 21 Jul 2021 8:50 pm (GMT -7) local time (22 Jul 2021 03:50 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.82°N / 115.46°W (Imperial, California, United States)
Primary data source: USGS

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