A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.52 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Ludlow in California on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.2371674 West, latitude 34.6898346 North, depth = 1.04 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.04 km (1 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:21:06 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ci37297743. Unique identifier: ci37297743. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/01/16 / 2016-01-19 10:21:06 / January 19, 2016 @ 10:21 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Big Bear Lake, Barstow Heights, Fort Irwin (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Twentynine Palms (c. 25 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Yucca Valley (c. 20 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Big Bear City (c. 12 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 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 five and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 8 km WSW of Ludlow, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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