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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 (24 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot
Updated: Tue, 18 Dec 18:01 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 17 Dec
Mon, 17 Dec 23:50 UTCM 1.4 / 8.7 km - [info] (38 km)- 9km WSW of Progreso, B.C., MX
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USGS
Mon, 17 Dec 21:31 UTCM 2.2 / 3 km - [info]Cerro Prieto (21 km) - Northwestern MéxicoBAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO
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EMSC
Mon, 17 Dec 02:20 UTCM 1.2 / 3.1 km - [info] (34 km)- 15km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Mon, 17 Dec 00:48 UTCM 1.4 / 3.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (3 km)- 10km NW of Calipatria, CA
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USGS
Sun, 16 Dec
Sun, 16 Dec 05:07 UTCM 0.9 / 1.8 km - [info] (51 km)- 11km NE of Ocotillo, CA
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USGS
Sat, 15 Dec
Sat, 15 Dec 04:01 UTCM 2.0 / 12 km - [info] (41 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
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EMSC
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sat, 15 Dec 03:22 UTCM 1.9 / 10.4 km - [info] (41 km)- 6km SW of Holtville, CA
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USGS
Fri, 14 Dec (6 earthquakes)
Fri, 14 Dec 23:37 UTCM 1.5 / 10.7 km - [info] (35 km)- 8km SSW of Holtville, CA
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USGS
Fri, 14 Dec 19:21 UTCM 2.2 / 12 km - [info] (42 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
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EMSC
Upland Can. / MMI II (Very weak shaking): No shaking but it was a "jolt" not significant/no damage watch @dutchsinse on YouTube for great information. 30 miles west of Anza Gap slow-slip Riverside
Fri, 14 Dec 10:51 UTCM 1.7 / 12.2 km - [info] (39 km)- 7km SSW of Holtville, CA
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USGS
Fri, 14 Dec 07:56 UTCM 1.5 / 9.7 km - [info] (40 km)- 20km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Fri, 14 Dec 06:00 UTCM 1.7 / 12.1 km - [info] (40 km)- 7km SW of Holtville, CA
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USGS
Fri, 14 Dec 00:00 UTCM 1.4 / 7.1 km - [info] (41 km)- 20km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Thu, 13 Dec
Thu, 13 Dec 17:25 UTCM 1.5 / 12 km - [info] (40 km)- 7km SW of Holtville, CA
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USGS
Thu, 13 Dec 14:56 UTCM 0.9 / 5.4 km - [info] (66 km)- 10km SSE of Ocotillo, CA
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USGS
Wed, 12 Dec
Wed, 12 Dec 03:56 UTCM 1.4 / 9.7 km - [info] (41 km)- 20km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Wed, 12 Dec 00:20 UTCM 1.5 / 9.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)- 2km E of Westmorland, CA
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USGS
Wed, 12 Dec 00:15 UTCM 2.0 / 9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (20 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
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EMSC
Tue, 11 Dec (6 earthquakes)
Tue, 11 Dec 23:55 UTCM 1.4 / 9.4 km - [info] (56 km)- 20km E of Ocotillo, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 21:30 UTCM 1.5 / 5.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)- 2km E of Westmorland, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 21:12 UTCM 2.0 / 6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
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EMSC
Tue, 11 Dec 21:01 UTCM 1.2 / 8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (6 km)- 10km WNW of Calipatria, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 20:43 UTCM 2.0 / 8.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (19 km)- 3km E of Westmorland, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 18:18 UTCM 2.3 / 12 km - [info] (37 km)BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO
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EMSC
 

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