A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from San Clemente Is. (NW tip) in CA on Monday. Unique identifier: ci38030504. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38030504, us1000aw7q. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:00:50 / 11:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/17 / 2017-10-24 07:00:50 / October 24, 2017 @ 7:00 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.91 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -118.7470016° West, 33.1061668° North, depth 4.91 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lomita, Palos Verdes Estates, Rolling Hills Estates. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from San Pedro (c. 78 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Rancho Palos Verdes (c. 41 600 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Lomita (c. 20 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Palos Verdes Estates (c. 13 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Rolling Hills Estates (c. 8 100 pop).
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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