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Earthquake swarm 26-27 Aug 2012 at Brawley (Southern California / Mexican border)

An unusually strong earthquake swarm started yesterday (26 Aug) at Brawley town in southern California just north of the Mexican border. So far, there have been hundreds of quakes, including dozens of quakes between M4-5 and 3 quakes great than M5, 2 of which occurred within a minute.
The following is a list of recent earthquakes in this particular area.


Update Tue 28 Aug 07:15
Aftershocks continue. There have been 28 so far today, the largest a mag 4.2 event at 02:01 (UTC) (19:01 local time).
Earthquakes at Brawley 26-28 Aug
Earthquakes at Brawley 26-28 Aug

Earthquake list: past 7 days (4 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot
Updated: Tue, 21 Nov 10:11 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 20 Nov
Mon, 20 Nov 23:27 UTCM 2.1 / 5 km - [info] (32 km)BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO
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EMSC
Sun, 19 Nov
Sun, 19 Nov 09:47 UTCM 1.3 / 3.7 km - [info] (43 km)- 2km NNW of Heber, CA
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USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 07:12 UTCM 0.6 / 1 km - [info] (33 km)- 15km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Tue, 14 Nov
Tue, 14 Nov 16:47 UTCM 1.5 / 4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (2 km)- 11km SW of Niland, CA
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USGS

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