A minor earthquake magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Valencia in California. Exact location, longitude -118.6406631° West, latitude 34.364666° North, depth = 9.3 km. Id of earthquake: ci37550056. Event ids that are associated: ci37550056. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/04/16 / 2016-04-15 21:21:32 / April 15, 2016 @ 9:21 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.32-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:21:32 / 2:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Glendale (c. 191 700 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Dimas, Los Alamitos, Buena Park (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-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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