A minor earthquake magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Shoshone in CA. Id of earthquake: ci38164815. Event ids that are associated: nn00670375, ci38164815, us2000iuap. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.98 km (-1 miles). Exact location, longitude -116.7301636° West, latitude 35.9588318° North, depth = -0.98 km. The temblor was detected at 18:52:01 / 6:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/12/18 / 2018-12-17 02:52:01 / December 17, 2018 @ 2:52 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Pahrump (c. 36 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Irwin, Pahrump.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 41 km W of Shoshone, CA.
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