A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Barstow in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.99 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 30/06/18 / 2018-06-30 06:44:01 / June 30, 2018 @ 6:44 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -116.6620026 West, latitude 34.9445 North, depth = 6.99 km. Id of earthquake: ci37272194. Event ids that are associated: ci37272194. The temblor was picked up at 22:44:01 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Adelanto, Big Bear City, Victorville. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 73 km (46 miles) from Victorville (c. 115 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Apple Valley (c. 69 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Adelanto (c. 31 800 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop).
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 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 33 km E of Barstow, CA.
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