A minor earthquake magnitude 3.21 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Ludlow in CA. Exact location of event, depth 0.76 km, -116.3984985° West, 34.8548317° North. Unique identifier: ci38148144. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38148144. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/04/18 / 2018-04-13 02:47:50 / April 13, 2018 @ 2:47 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.76 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:47:50 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Big Bear City (c. 12 300 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Joshua Tree (c. 7 400 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 Joshua Tree, Big Bear City, Lucerne Valley.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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