A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was reported 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Julian in CA on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.56 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38166679. Unique identifier: ci38166679. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/12/18 / 2018-12-19 12:22:14 / December 19, 2018 @ 12:22 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -116.3616638° West, 33.0029984° North, depth 10.56 km. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:22:14 / 4:22 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Chula Vista (c. 243 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from El Cajon (c. 99 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Marcos (c. 83 800 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from National City (c. 58 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chula Vista, El Centro, National City. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-eight 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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