A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from North Shore in CA. Global time and date of event 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 13:50:55 / April 2, 2018 @ 1:50 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 147.82 km (92 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:50:55 / 5:50 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37905303. Id of event: ci37905303. Exact location of earthquake, -115.8605° West, 33.5638333° North, depth 147.82 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Joshua Tree, Desert Hot Springs, Garnet (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Cathedral City (c. 51 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Palm Desert (c. 48 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Palm Springs (c. 44 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Coachella (c. 40 700 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 8 km ENE of North Shore, CA.
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