A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 53 km S of San Clemente Is. (SE tip), CA (33 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5.8 km, -118.3691667° West, 32.345° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/04/17 / 2017-04-20 11:03:45 / April 20, 2017 @ 11:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 03:03:45 / 3:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.8 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37862480. Id of event: ci37862480.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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