A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Redlands in California on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.199 West, latitude 34.0035 North, depth = 15.17 km. The temblor was detected at 10:22:37 / 10:22 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/16 / 2016-03-03 18:22:37 / March 3, 2016 @ 6:22 pm. Event id: ci37314047. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37314047. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.17 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fountain Valley, Whittier, Stanton (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 6 km SSW of Redlands, California.
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