A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.72 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 8 km ESE of Deep Springs, CA (5 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.77 km (2 miles). The temblor was picked up at 13:02:18 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.9000015 West, latitude 37.340168 North, depth = 2.77 km. Unique identifier: nc72975536. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72975536. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 21:02:18 / February 24, 2018 @ 9:02 pm.
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 8 km ESE of Deep Springs, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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