A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Fontana in CA. Event id: ci37912351. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37912351. The temblor was picked up at 05:23:06 / 5:23 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/04/18 / 2018-04-10 13:23:06 / April 10, 2018 @ 1:23 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.56 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.4248352 West, latitude 34.1399994 North, depth = 4.56 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Compton, Signal Hill, Florence-Graham.
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 6 km NNE of Fontana, CA.
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