A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Yucca Valley in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37851280. Id of event: ci37851280. The temblor was reported at 22:20:47 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.4006653 West, latitude 34.0946655 North, depth = 7.63 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/17 / 2017-04-07 06:20:47 / April 7, 2017 @ 6:20 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.63 km (5 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Menifee, Loma Linda, Moreno Valley (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Hemet (c. 78 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Menifee (c. 77 500 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Redlands (c. 68 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 eight and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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