A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was reported 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Inyokern in California on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of -0.6 km (-0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 19:30:48 / September 2, 2017 @ 7:30 pm. Exact location of event, depth -0.6 km, -117.8099976° West, 36.007° North. The temblor was picked up at 11:30:48 / 11:30 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci37753607. Event ids that are associated: ci37753607.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest.
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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