A light earthquake magnitude 4.16 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Julian in California on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.98 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 07/12/17 / 2017-12-07 00:33:15 / December 7, 2017 @ 12:33 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 16:33:15 / 4:33 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37824087. Id of event: ci37824087. Exact location of earthquake, -116.4810028° West, 33.1473351° North, depth 9.98 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Tijuana (c. 1 376 500 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from San Diego (c. 1 307 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Chula Vista (c. 243 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Carlsbad (c. 105 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Imperial, San Luis, Sun City. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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