A minor earthquake magnitude 3.47 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Nuevo in California. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37523696. Id of event: ci37523696. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.5 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.1173325 West, latitude 33.8950005 North, depth = 13.5 km. The temblor was detected at 01:01:09 / 1:01 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 09:01:09 / February 14, 2016 @ 9:01 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Westminster, La Mirada, Midway City. Event epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 27 km (16 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every 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 two and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 11 km NNE of Nuevo, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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