A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Morongo Valley in CA. The temblor was picked up at 08:42:14 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/09/16 / 2016-09-02 15:42:14 / September 2, 2016 @ 3:42 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: ci37467503. Event ids that are associated: ci37467503. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.7171631 West, latitude 34.0818329 North, depth = 9.3 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (40 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Victorville (c. 115 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Cerrito, Norco, Home Gardens.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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