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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 (11 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot
Updated: Sun, 23 Sep 22:27 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 23 Sep
Sun, 23 Sep 16:09 UTCM 1.2 / 1 km - [info] (35 km)- 13km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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Sun, 23 Sep 07:19 UTCM 1.0 / 3.2 km - [info] (43 km)- 8km WSW of Holtville, CA
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Sat, 22 Sep
Sat, 22 Sep 10:32 UTCM 1.7 / 10.2 km - [info] (46 km)- 2km E of El Centro, CA
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Fri, 21 Sep
Fri, 21 Sep 08:15 UTCM 1.1 / 6 km - [info] (38 km)- 8km ENE of Imperial, CA
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Fri, 21 Sep 01:22 UTCM 0.6 / 4.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 12km SE of Bombay Beach, CA
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Thu, 20 Sep
Thu, 20 Sep 19:36 UTCM 1.4 / 4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 13km WSW of Niland, CA
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Thu, 20 Sep 05:19 UTCM 1.4 / 2.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (3 km)- 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA
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Wed, 19 Sep
Wed, 19 Sep 10:23 UTCM 1.9 / 4.4 km - [info] (48 km)- 18km W of Progreso, B.C., MX
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Tue, 18 Sep
Tue, 18 Sep 04:28 UTCM 1.1 / 5.7 km - [info] (31 km)- 12km S of Salton City, CA
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Tue, 18 Sep 01:06 UTCM 2.6 / 26.5 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (17 km) - Northwestern México- 4km SW of Delta, B.C., MX
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Tue, 18 Sep 00:41 UTCM 2.8 / 3.4 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (21 km) - Northwestern México- 8km NW of Delta, B.C., MX
I FELT IT
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