A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Barstow in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38201136. Id of event: ci38201136. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.7405014 West, latitude 34.9481659 North, depth = 2.72 km. The temblor was detected at 17:20:32 / 5:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/06/18 / 2018-06-20 01:20:32 / June 20, 2018 @ 1:20 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.72 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Big Bear Lake, Hesperia, Big Bear City. Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Victorville (c. 115 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Hesperia (c. 90 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Apple Valley (c. 69 100 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Adelanto (c. 31 800 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 26 km ENE of Barstow, CA.
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