A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Aguanga in CA on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/18 / 2018-09-06 09:59:18 / September 6, 2018 @ 9:59 am. The 2.99-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:59:18 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci38049239. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38049239. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.8010025 West, latitude 33.4833336 North, depth = 1.88 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.88 km (1 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was El Cajon, Ladera Ranch, Yucca Valley. Earthquake epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Carlsbad (c. 105 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-seven 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 8 km NE of Aguanga, CA.
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