A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Exact location, longitude -117.8758333° West, latitude 36.0035° North, depth = 2.33 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/06/17 / 2017-06-08 08:19:02 / June 8, 2017 @ 8:19 am. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72812376, ci37664663. Unique identifier: ci37664663. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.33 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 00:19:02 / 12:19 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest. Earthquake epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km NNE of Little Lake, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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