A minor earthquake magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Julian in CA. Unique identifier: ci37857232. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37857232. The 3.34-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:38:27 / 2:38 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/04/17 / 2017-04-14 10:38:27 / April 14, 2017 @ 10:38 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.76 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -116.4508362° West, latitude 33.0393333° North, depth = 3.76 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Imperial Beach, La Jolla, Bermuda Dunes (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from San Diego (c. 1 307 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Chula Vista (c. 243 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 15 km ESE of Julian, CA.
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