A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was reported 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -117.6531667° West, 35.9426667° North, depth 2.64 km. The temblor was detected at 04:27:53 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.64 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ci37894071. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37894071. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 12:27:53 / March 14, 2018 @ 12:27 pm.
Earthquake epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km E of Little Lake, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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