A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.16 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Borrego Springs in California. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.16-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:05:35 / 1:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 11.97 km, -116.3925018° West, 33.4453316° North. Event id: ci37374711. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37374711. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/16 / 2016-06-10 08:05:35 / June 10, 2016 @ 8:05 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.97 km (7 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 95 km (59 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Carlsbad (c. 105 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Temecula (c. 100 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Grand Terrace, Highland, El Centro (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 21 km N of Borrego Springs, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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