A minor earthquake magnitude 3.87 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Thousand Palms in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.57 km (5 miles). The 3.87-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:46:08 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/04/18 / 2018-04-23 00:46:08 / April 23, 2018 @ 12:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -116.3266678 West, latitude 33.9213333 North, depth = 7.57 km. Unique identifier: ci37920791. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37920791, us1000dqg0.
Earthquake epicenter was 83 km (52 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hemet (c. 78 700 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Menifee (c. 77 500 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Indio (c. 76 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Redlands (c. 68 700 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Perris (c. 68 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Loma Linda, Lake Arrowhead, Perris (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. 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: 13 km NNE of Thousand Palms, CA.
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