Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - California, 45 mi north of Mexicali (Baja California), on Monday, August 10, 2020 at 16:03 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - California, 45 mi north of Mexicali (Baja California), on Monday, August 10, 2020 at 16:03 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 2 km depth

10 Aug 16:05 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 minute.
Aug 10 16:06: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 3.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 2.6 km.
Aug 10 16:11: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.6 to 2.3 km.
Date & time: Aug 10, 2020 16:03:39 UTC -
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 2.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.25033°N / 115.688°W (Imperial, California, United States)
Antipode: 33.25°S / 64.312°E
Nearest volcano: Salton Buttes (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SSE of Bombay Beach (pop: 295) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of Calipatria (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNW of Imperial (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNW of El Sentro (pop: 44,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of Coachella (pop: 44,600) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Calexico (pop: 40,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Indian Wells (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SE of La Quinta (pop: 40,500) --> See nearby quakes!
790 km (491 mi) SE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.02.3 km12km SSE of Bombay Beach, CA (USA)USGS
4.05 kmSouthern California (USA)EMSC

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Pahrump (329.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Once again my cats went crazy while barely noticed it. If it weren't for them I'd probably ignore it. (reported through our app)  
San Fernando, Los Angeles, California (283.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
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