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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 (46 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot
Updated: Wed, 20 Jun 05:38 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthNearest volcano (distance)LocationMapSource
Wed, 20 Jun
Wed, 20 Jun 03:55 UTCM 1.3 / 4.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (6 km)- 9km WNW of Calipatria, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun (9 earthquakes)
Tue, 19 Jun 23:21 UTCM 1.2 / 2.7 km - [info] (45 km)- 2km WNW of El Centro, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 23:19 UTCM 1.0 / 7.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (44 km)- 3km NW of El Centro, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 11:59 UTCM 1.4 / 3.9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 11:46 UTCM 1.1 / 6.3 km - [info] (45 km)- 14km WNW of Progreso, B.C., MX
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Tue, 19 Jun 11:18 UTCM 1.8 / 3.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km N of Westmorland, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 11:15 UTCM 1.6 / 3.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 11:00 UTCM 1.8 / 3.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 04:41 UTCM 1.5 / 6.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (21 km)- 6km NNW of Brawley, CA
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Tue, 19 Jun 03:39 UTCM 1.3 / 5.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Mon, 18 Jun
Mon, 18 Jun 09:10 UTCM 1.8 / 3.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Mon, 18 Jun 03:19 UTCM 1.5 / 8.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (6 km)- 12km WNW of Calipatria, CA
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Mon, 18 Jun 03:16 UTCM 2.1 / 4.5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km N of Westmorland, CA
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Mon, 18 Jun 03:13 UTCM 2.3 / 3.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun (19 earthquakes)
Sun, 17 Jun 23:45 UTCM 1.7 / 5.4 km - [info] (63 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 23:32 UTCM 1.5 / 5.2 km - [info] (65 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 23:20 UTCM 3.0 / 4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
(26.4 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sun, 17 Jun 22:56 UTCM 1.4 / 4.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 11km N of Westmorland, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 22:15 UTCM 1.7 / 3.5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 21:50 UTCM 1.5 / 5.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km N of Westmorland, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 21:31 UTCM 1.7 / 2.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (9 km)- 9km N of Westmorland, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 21:13 UTCM 1.5 / 3.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 9km N of Westmorland, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 21:09 UTCM 1.5 / 5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 20:58 UTCM 1.2 / 5.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (5 km)- 10km N of Westmorland, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:56 UTCM 1.3 / 5.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (6 km)- 10km WNW of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:51 UTCM 1.3 / 6.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 11km NNW of Westmorland, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:48 UTCM 1.9 / 4.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:43 UTCM 1.4 / 4.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:30 UTCM 1.3 / 3.5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:29 UTCM 1.6 / 5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 9km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 19:12 UTCM 1.8 / 3.9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 9km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sun, 17 Jun 18:36 UTCM 2.6 / 6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 17 Jun 18:34 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
(25.3 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Brawley (United States) (20 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Long steady shake. (via EMSC)
Sat, 16 Jun
Sat, 16 Jun 11:44 UTCM 1.4 / 2.9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
[Map]
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Sat, 16 Jun 11:39 UTCM 1.5 / 3.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km N of Westmorland, CA
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Sat, 16 Jun 06:52 UTCM 1.3 / 4.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Sat, 16 Jun 01:09 UTCM 1.1 / 7.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (45 km)- 10km N of Westmorland, CA
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Thu, 14 Jun
Thu, 14 Jun 22:35 UTCM 1.6 / 5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (7 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Thu, 14 Jun 12:02 UTCM 1.2 / 5.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
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Thu, 14 Jun 11:55 UTCM 2.7 / 26 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 14 Jun 11:55 UTCM 2.1 / 5.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)- 10km W of Calipatria, CA
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 14 Jun 11:53 UTCM 2.1 / 4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (8 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 13 Jun
Wed, 13 Jun 23:31 UTCM 1.7 / 10.6 km - [info] (49 km)- 17km WNW of Progreso, B.C., MX
[Map]
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Wed, 13 Jun 11:30 UTCM 1.4 / 18 km - [info] (46 km)- 2km E of El Centro, CA
[Map]
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Wed, 13 Jun 11:30 UTCM 1.1 / 10.8 km - [info] (46 km)- 1km E of El Centro, CA
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Wed, 13 Jun 07:35 UTCM 1.5 / 11.8 km - [info] (46 km)- 2km ESE of El Centro, CA
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