A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Northridge in CA on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 10:38:48 / 10:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.4988327 West, latitude 34.2281685 North, depth = 11.41 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/01/19 / 2019-01-12 18:38:48 / January 12, 2019 @ 6:38 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.41 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38423128. Id of event: ci38423128.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 31 km (19 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chino, Villa Park, Huntington Beach.
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 two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km ESE of Northridge, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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