A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Wofford Heights in California on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.44 km (2 miles). The 3.06-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:49:57 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ci37816407. Event ids that are associated: nc72928790, ci37816407. Exact location of event, depth 3.44 km, -118.3864975° West, 35.6953316° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/11/17 / 2017-11-21 23:49:57 / November 21, 2017 @ 11:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Delano, Rosedale, McFarland (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Porterville (c. 54 200 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Delano (c. 53 000 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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