A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Yucaipa in CA. Exact location of event, longitude -117.001503 West, latitude 34.0564995 North, depth = 12.71 km. Unique identifier: ci37816704. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37816704. The temblor was detected at 23:31:19 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/03/17 / 2017-03-02 07:31:19 / March 2, 2017 @ 7:31 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.71 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Covina, Indio, Mission Viejo. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (24 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 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 three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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