A minor earthquake magnitude 2.79 (mg/mb) was reported Saturday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Bear Valley Springs in California. The temblor was reported at 08:01:25 / 8:01 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 9.14 km (6 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-03 04:01:25 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -118.5655 West, latitude 35.3425 North, depth 9.14 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Wasco (c. 25 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Arvin (c. 19 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Rosamond (c. 18 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wasco, McFarland, Shafter.
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