A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 9 km WSW of San Clemente Is. (SE tip), CA (6 miles). The 3.01-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:22:25 / 6:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.56 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37947119. Id of event: ci37947119. Exact location, longitude -118.4343338° West, latitude 32.7859993° North, depth = 5.56 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/05/18 / 2018-05-23 02:22:25 / May 23, 2018 @ 2:22 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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