Magnitude 3.5 quake near Brawley, Calif.
Information about Magnitude 3.5 quake near Brawley, Calif.
A magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Saturday evening at 11:49 p.m. Pacific time 17 miles from Brawley, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake occurred 17 miles from Imperial, Calif., 19 miles from El Centro, Calif., 27 miles from Calexico, Calif. and 47 miles from La Quinta, Calif..
In the past 10 days, there has been one earthquake of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.
An average of 234 earthquakes with magnitudes between 3.0 and 4.0 occur per year in California and Nevada, according to a recent three year data sample.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.4 miles. Did you feel this earthquake? Consider reporting what you felt to the USGS.
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