Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 6.4 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, on Thursday, 8 Apr 2021 9:30 pm (GMT -7) -

Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 6.4 mi east of El Centro, Imperial County, California, USA, on Thursday, 8 Apr 2021 9:30 pm (GMT -7)

Séisme mineur magnitude 1.8 at 12 km depth

9 Apr 04:34 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 3 minutes.
9 Apr 04:34: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: USGS
9 Apr 04:35: Magnitude recalculée de 2.0 à 1.9. Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.9 km (1.2 mi) au SSE.
9 Apr 15:38: Magnitude recalculée de 1.9 à 1.8. Profondeur recalculée de 12.1 à 12.0 km (de 7.5 à 7.5 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.5 km (0.9 mi) au NNW.
Date & time: 9 Apr 2021 04:30:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 8 avril 2021 21:30 (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 1.8
Profondeur: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.801°N / 115.45267°W (Comté dImperial, Comté de Kern, États-Unis)
Volcan le plus près: Salton Buttes (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km O de Holtville (pop: 6,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
10 km E de El Centro (pop: 44,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
12 km ESE de Imperial (pop: 17,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
14 km NNE de Calexico (pop: 40,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
19 km N de Mexicali (Baja California, Mexique) (pop: 689,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
21 km SSE de Brawley (Imperial County) (pop: 25,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
22 km NNE de Santa Isabel (Baja California, Mexique) (pop: 29,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
22 km E de Seeley (Imperial County) (pop: 1,740) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
28 km NNO de Puebla (Baja California, Mexique) (pop: 15,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
843 km SE de Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 26.5°C (80 F), humidity: 19%, wind: 10 m/s (19 kts) from W
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
1.812 km7km W of Holtville, CA, USAUSGS
2.012 kmSOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, USAEMSC

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At magnitude 1.8, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
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