A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Indio in California. Exact location, longitude -116.1025009° West, latitude 33.7921677° North, depth = 6.63 km. Global time and date of event 27/11/15 / 2015-11-27 01:21:28 / November 27, 2015 @ 1:21 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.63 km (4 miles). Event id: ci37278167. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37278167. The temblor was picked up at 17:21:28 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was East Hemet, Valle Vista, Banning (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 13 km (8 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Cathedral City (c. 51 200 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Palm Springs (c. 44 600 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km NE of Indio, California.
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