A minor earthquake magnitude 3.81 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Ojai in California. The 3.81-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:42:39 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/03/16 / 2016-03-12 08:42:39 / March 12, 2016 @ 8:42 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth -0.13 km, -119.072998° West, 34.5396652° North. Event id: ci37534768. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00o3x472, ci37534768. The epicenter was at a depth of -0.13 km (-0 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 85 km (53 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Glendale (c. 191 700 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Santa Clarita (c. 176 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Hollywood (c. 167 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ladera Heights, Vincent, Palmdale (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km ENE of Ojai, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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