A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Santa Barbara in California. The temblor was detected at 11:27:03 / 11:27 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci37641343. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37641343. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.77 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/05/17 / 2017-05-06 19:27:03 / May 6, 2017 @ 7:27 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -119.7333333 West, latitude 34.3075 North, depth = 0.77 km.
Epicenter of the event was 53 km (33 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Ventura (c. 96 800 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Santa Barbara (c. 88 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Camarillo (c. 65 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lompoc, Fillmore, Camarillo (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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