A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Anza in CA. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:48:28 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.44 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/12/16 / 2016-12-21 22:48:28 / December 21, 2016 @ 10:48 pm. Event id: ci37768872. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37768872. Exact location of event, depth 13.44 km, -116.7215° West, 33.6395° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Camp Pendleton South, Rubidoux, San Bernardino (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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