A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Anza in California. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 03:37:46 / October 6, 2015 @ 3:37 am. The 2.97-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:37:46 / 8:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -116.7503357° West, latitude 33.5866661° North, depth = 11.18 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.18 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37253599. Unique identifier: ci37253599.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sunnyslope, Home Gardens, Coto De Caza. The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km WNW of Anza, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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