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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 (25 quakes)

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Updated: Sun, 26 Jan 03:33 UTC (GMT)
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Sat, 25 Jan 2020
Sat, 25 Jan 13:56 UTCM 1.0 / 2.2 km - [info](34 km) 10km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 23 Jan 17:09 UTCM 1.4 / 10.1 km - [info](43 km) 12km WSW of Heber, CA (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 23 Jan 14:39 UTCM 1.1 / 9.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (29 km) 3km S of Brawley, CA (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 23 Jan 07:42 UTCM 1.0 / 7.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (32 km) 16km S of Salton City, CA (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 23 Jan 06:36 UTCM 1.8 / 11.9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (46 km) 0km NE of El Centro, CA (USA)
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Thu, 23 Jan 06:13 UTCM 1.5 / 2.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (34 km) 10km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
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Thu, 23 Jan 05:49 UTCM 1.7 / 10.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (39 km) 0km ESE of El Centro, CA (USA)
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Wed, 22 Jan 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Wed, 22 Jan 23:24 UTCM 2.6 / 8.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (34 km) 11km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
I FELT IT
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USGS
Wed, 22 Jan 23:18 UTCM 2.2 / 7.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (35 km) 10km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
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Wed, 22 Jan 23:06 UTCM 1.8 / 9.9 km - [info](52 km) 19km NW of Progreso, B.C., MX (USA)
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Wed, 22 Jan 22:18 UTCM 1.1 / 7.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (34 km) 10km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
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Wed, 22 Jan 09:02 UTCM 2.1 / 4.8 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (4 km) - Northwestern México 9km NW of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)
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Wed, 22 Jan 08:52 UTCM 3.4 / 19 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (4 km) - Northwestern México Baja California, Mexico
I FELT IT
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EMSC
Tue, 21 Jan 2020
Tue, 21 Jan 23:59 UTCM 1.4 / 2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (1 km) 10km WSW of Niland, CA (USA)
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Tue, 21 Jan 16:51 UTCM 1.6 / 3.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (5 km) 6km SW of Niland, CA (USA)
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Tue, 21 Jan 16:40 UTCM 1.0 / 7.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (4 km) 10km WNW of Calipatria, CA (USA)
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Tue, 21 Jan 03:46 UTCM 1.2 / 1.9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (5 km) 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA (USA)
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Mon, 20 Jan 2020
Mon, 20 Jan 14:35 UTCM 1.5 / 9.9 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (55 km) - Northwestern México 22km SE of Ocotillo, CA (Mexico)
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USGS
Mon, 20 Jan 02:55 UTCM 1.4 / 4.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (3 km) 12km WSW of Niland, CA (USA)
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Mon, 20 Jan 02:54 UTCM 1.2 / 4.9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (3 km) 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA (USA)
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Mon, 20 Jan 02:50 UTCM 1.2 / 4.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (2 km) 12km WSW of Niland, CA (USA)
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Mon, 20 Jan 02:37 UTCM 1.3 / 3.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (4 km) 11km WNW of Calipatria, CA (USA)
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Sun, 19 Jan 2020
Sun, 19 Jan 18:34 UTCM 1.1 / 2.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (34 km) 9km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
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USGS
Sun, 19 Jan 15:47 UTCM 1.0 / 2.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (34 km) 10km SSW of Salton City, CA (USA)
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USGS
Sun, 19 Jan 15:24 UTCM 1.8 / 11.6 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (10 km) - Northwestern México 4km W of Delta, B.C., MX (Mexico)
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USGS
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.9*10^9 J (2.46 MWh / 2.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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