A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga in California. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.79 km (7 miles). The 2.86-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:37:18 / 8:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -117.5811667° West, latitude 34.15° North, depth = 11.79 km. Event id: ci37519872. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37519872. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/02/16 / 2016-02-03 16:37:18 / February 3, 2016 @ 4:37 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (38 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lawndale, Dana Point, Culver City (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 3 km N of Rancho Cucamonga, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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