Terremoto leve mag. 3.5 - 16 miles WSW of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, Monday, 08 Feb. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.5 - 16 miles WSW of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, Monday, 08 Feb. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.5 at 12 km depth

8 Feb 08:03 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 3 minutos.
8 Feb 16:12: Profundidad recalculada de 11.0 a 11.5 km (de 6.8 a 7.1 mi).
Update Mon, 8 Feb 2021, 08:09
Small earthquake of magnitude 3.5 just reported 16 miles southwest of El Centro, California, United States
3.5 quake 8 Feb 12:00 am (GMT -8)
3.5 quake 8 Feb 12:00 am (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 occurred only 9 minutes ago 16 miles southwest of El Centro, California, United States, the United States Geological Survey reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 6.8 miles beneath the epicenter near El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, after midnight on Monday 8 February 2021 at 12:00 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.5 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Seeley (pop. 1,700) located 9 miles from the epicenter, El Centro (pop. 44,000) 16 miles away, Imperial (pop. 17,100) 17 miles away, Santa Isabel (pop. 29,300) 17 miles away, Heber (pop. 4,300) 17 miles away, Calexico (pop. 40,100) 20 miles away, and Brawley (pop. 25,900) 24 miles away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 8 Feb 2021 08:00:12 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Monday, 8 Feb 2021 00:00 (GMT -8)
Magnitud: 3.5
Profundidad: 11.5 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 32.7445°N / 115.827°W (Condado de Imperial, Condado de Kern, Estados Unidos)
Volcán mas cercano: Salton Buttes (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km al OSO de Seeley (Imperial County) (pop: 1,740) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
25 km al OSO de El Centro (pop: 44,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al ONO de Santa Isabel (Baja California, México) (pop: 29,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al OSO de Imperial (pop: 17,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al ONO de Calexico (pop: 40,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
38 km al SSO de Westmorland (pop: 2,270) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
38 km al SO de Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al O de Holtville (pop: 6,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al ONO de Puebla (Baja California, México) (pop: 15,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
827 km al SE de Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 11.5°C (53 F), humidity: 37%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WSW
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.512 km16km E of Ocotillo, CA, USAUSGS

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