A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Pacoima in California on Thursday. The 3.43-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:58:54 / 2:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -118.4609985° West, 34.3413315° North, depth 2.06 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/15 / 2015-11-05 10:58:54 / November 5, 2015 @ 10:58 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37485624. Id of event: ci37485624. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.06 km (1 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Orange, Phelan, Ontario. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 7 km NNW of Pacoima, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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