A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Gardena in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.77 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10.77 km, -118.3014984° West, 33.9205017° North. Unique identifier: ci37695608. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37695608. The temblor was reported at 07:43:58 / 7:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/09/16 / 2016-09-20 14:43:58 / September 20, 2016 @ 2:43 pm.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fillmore, Pedley, Glen Avon (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 16 km (10 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km N of Gardena, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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