A minor earthquake magnitude 3.84 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Big Bear City in California on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 16/02/16 / 2016-02-16 09:24:20 / February 16, 2016 @ 9:24 am UTC/GMT. The 3.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:24:20 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ci37524376. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37524376. Exact location of earthquake, -116.8628311° West, 34.303833° North, depth 1.92 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.92 km (1 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Indio, La Quinta, Wildomar (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Ontario (c. 163 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 seven and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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