Mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3 mi southwest of Salton City, California, USA, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 09:05 (GMT) -

Mag. 3.2 earthquake  - 3 mi southwest of Salton City, California, USA, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 09:05 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 7 km depth

14 Aug 09:09 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 4 minutes.
Aug 14 15:14: Magnitude recalculée de 3.1 à 3.2.
Profondeur recalculée de 8.2 à 7.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Aug 2020 09:05:09 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.2
Profondeur: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.26933°N / 115.99367°W (Comté dImperial, Comté de Kern, États-Unis)
Volcan le plus près: Salton Buttes (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km SO de Salton City (pop: 3,760) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
16 km SSE de Desert Shores (pop: 1,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
35 km SSE de Mecca (Riverside County) (pop: 8,580) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
49 km SSE de Coachella (pop: 44,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
53 km SE de La Quinta (pop: 40,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
54 km NO de Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
54 km SSE de Indio (pop: 87,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
62 km SE de Palm Desert (pop: 51,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
3530 km O de Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
3530 km O de Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 3.08 kmSouthern California (USA)EMSC
M 3.27 km5km SW of Salton City, CA (USA)USGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Salton City,CA / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3 mi southwest of Salton City, California, USA, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 09:05 (GMT)
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