A light earthquake magnitude 4.16 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Trona in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.41 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: ci38386960. Event ids that are associated: ci38386960. Global time and date of event 05/12/18 / 2018-12-05 21:40:17 / December 5, 2018 @ 9:40 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.0771637 West, latitude 35.7345009 North, depth = 4.41 km. The 4.16-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:40:17 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Irwin, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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