Mag. 3.8 earthquake - California, 37 mi north of Mexicali (Baja California), on 2020-08-02 04:09:18 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 3.8 earthquake  - California, 37 mi north of Mexicali (Baja California), on 2020-08-02 04:09:18 (Hora de México)

Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 18 km depth

2 Aug 13:35 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 2 Aug 2020 09:09:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-02 04:09:18 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.15°N / 115.6°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WNW of Calipatria (Imperial County) (pop: 7,420)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Niland (Imperial County) (pop: 1,010)
13 km (8 mi) N of Westmorland (Imperial County) (pop: 2,270)
20 km (13 mi) NNW of Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900)
40 km (25 mi) N of El Centro (Imperial County) (pop: 44,000)
53 km (33 mi) N of Calexico (Imperial County) (pop: 40,100)
109 km (68 mi) NW of San Luis Rio Colorado (Sonora, Mexico) (pop: 158,100)
150 km (93 mi) ENE of Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico) (pop: 1,301,000)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 3.818 km55 km al NORTE de MEXICALI, BC (USA)SSN

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Victoria BC Canada V8N0A3 / not felt : All the pictures hanging on walls fell off at the same time. I was sleeping so did not feel the shake, but the noise as pictures crashed into furniture.
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