A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Loma Linda in CA on Tuesday. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:50:23 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci37811983. Event ids that are associated: ci37811983. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.7 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.2375 West, latitude 34.0368333 North, depth = 17.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/11/17 / 2017-11-15 02:50:23 / November 15, 2017 @ 2:50 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rosemead, West Whittier-Los Nietos, Costa Mesa (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 2 km ESE of Loma Linda, CA.
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