A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Anza in CA on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 10.94 km, -116.6993332° West, 33.4205017° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.94 km (7 miles). The 2.97-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:21:44 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38400632. Id of event: ci38400632. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/12/18 / 2018-12-20 11:21:44 / December 20, 2018 @ 11:21 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Mesa, Rancho San Diego, Casa de Oro-Mount Helix (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Escondido (c. 143 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Carlsbad (c. 105 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Murrieta (c. 103 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 six and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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