A minor earthquake magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Lebec in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.31 km (5 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 20:41:32 / November 29, 2017 @ 8:41 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37820471. Unique identifier: ci37820471. Exact location of earthquake, -118.8968353° West, 34.8479996° North, depth 8.31 km. The 3.07-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:41:32 / 12:41 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Santa Clarita (c. 176 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Lancaster (c. 156 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Palmdale (c. 152 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Westlake Village, Palmdale, Canoga Park (min 5000 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 3 km WNW of Lebec, CA.
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