A minor earthquake magnitude 3.76 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Trona in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/12/18 / 2018-12-05 22:10:06 / December 5, 2018 @ 10:10 pm. Unique identifier: ci38386992. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38386992. Exact location, longitude -117.0751648° West, latitude 35.7283325° North, depth = 1.35 km. The 3.76-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:10:06 / 2:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.35 km (1 miles).
The 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). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Irwin, Ridgecrest.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 28 km E of Trona, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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