A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Loma Linda in CA on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.26 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -117.2406693° West, latitude 34.0426674° North, depth = 18.26 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37607311, nc72777876. Id of event: ci37607311. The temblor was reported at 13:17:44 / 1:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/03/17 / 2017-03-18 21:17:44 / March 18, 2017 @ 9:17 pm.
Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop), 9 km (5 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rancho Mirage, Altadena, Rossmoor (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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