A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Montecito in CA on Sunday. Unique identifier: ci37865288. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37865288, nc72792976. The temblor was detected at 10:56:01 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -119.6443329° West, latitude 34.4210014° North, depth = 11.29 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/04/17 / 2017-04-23 18:56:01 / April 23, 2017 @ 6:56 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.29 km (7 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Thousand Oaks, Lompoc, Moorpark (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Thousand Oaks (c. 126 700 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Ventura (c. 96 800 pop), 5 km (3 miles) from Santa Barbara (c. 88 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km SSW of Montecito, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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