A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Ojai in California on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.92 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -119.0755005° West, latitude 34.526001° North, depth = 15.92 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/03/16 / 2016-03-12 07:27:33 / March 12, 2016 @ 7:27 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37534736. Id of event: ci37534736. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:27:33 / 11:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (23 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Santa Clarita (c. 176 300 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Valencia (c. 148 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Van Nuys (c. 136 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was West Hollywood, Bear Valley Springs, Acton.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 18 km ENE of Ojai, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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