A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Loma Linda in CA. The temblor was reported at 11:08:06 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.59 km (10 miles). Id of earthquake: ci38110864. Event ids that are associated: ci38110864. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.2293333 West, latitude 34.0413333 North, depth = 15.59 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 19:08:06 / February 17, 2018 @ 7:08 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 67 km (42 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Clemente, Sierra Madre, Temple City (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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 ESE of Loma Linda, CA.
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