A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Buena Park in CA. The 3.04-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:24:51 / 12:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ci38220008. Unique identifier: ci38220008. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.76 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -117.9991684° West, latitude 33.848999° North, depth = 17.76 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/07/18 / 2018-07-12 20:24:51 / July 12, 2018 @ 8:24 pm.
Epicenter of the event was 32 km (20 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Crestline, Redlands, Santa Clarita (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 2 km S of Buena Park, CA.
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