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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 (10 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot
Updated: Fri, 19 Jul 13:48 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 19 Jul 2019
Fri, 19 Jul 02:23 UTCM 1.5 / 4.3 km - [info] (33 km) 7km SSE of Brawley, CA (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 18 Jul 2019
Thu, 18 Jul 01:19 UTCM 1.2 / 5.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (16 km) 5km ENE of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 (7 earthquakes)
Wed, 17 Jul 15:28 UTCM 1.3 / 6.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km) 4km E of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 17 Jul 14:16 UTCM 1.5 / 11.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (36 km) 26km WSW of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 17 Jul 06:24 UTCM 2.0 / 7.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (20 km) 17km WNW of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 17 Jul 05:13 UTCM 1.2 / 2.5 km - [info] (55 km) 20km E of Ocotillo, CA (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 17 Jul 04:02 UTCM 1.4 / 6.5 km - [info] (53 km) 21km WSW of El Centro, CA (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 17 Jul 03:37 UTCM 2.4 / 19 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (9 km) - Northwestern México Baja California, Mexico
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EMSC
Wed, 17 Jul 03:07 UTCM 2.1 / 18.4 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (12 km) - Northwestern México 10km ESE of Puebla, B.C., MX (Mexico)
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USGS
Tue, 16 Jul 2019
Tue, 16 Jul 06:00 UTCM 1.2 / 1.2 km - [info] (49 km) 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.5*10^8 J (125 KWh / 0.108 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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