A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 20 km WSW of Santa Barbara Is., CA (12 miles). Id of earthquake: ci37610135. Event ids that are associated: ci37610135. Exact location of event, longitude -119.244 West, latitude 33.3796667 North, depth = 9.66 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.66 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/03/17 / 2017-03-22 04:32:18 / March 22, 2017 @ 4:32 am. The temblor was detected at 20:32:18 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km WSW of Santa Barbara Is., CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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