A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Malibu in CA on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -118.9059982° West, 33.9693336° North, depth 14.83 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.83 km (9 miles). Event id: ci37771712. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37771712. Global time and date of event 27/12/16 / 2016-12-27 10:58:18 / December 27, 2016 @ 10:58 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 02:58:18 / 2:58 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cypress, El Monte, Sierra Madre. The epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Glendale (c. 191 700 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km WSW of Malibu, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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