A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.13 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Carpinteria in CA on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37748096, nc72728665. Id of event: ci37748096. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.61 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/16 / 2016-11-23 07:58:35 / November 23, 2016 @ 7:58 am. The temblor was reported at 23:58:35 / 11:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -119.4974976 West, latitude 34.328167 North, depth = 0.61 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was West Hills, Agoura, Malibu. Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (20 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Thousand Oaks (c. 126 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Simi Valley (c. 124 200 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Ventura (c. 96 800 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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