A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Northridge in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38212095. Id of event: ci38212095. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/01/19 / 2019-01-30 17:46:08 / January 30, 2019 @ 5:46 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.97 km (8 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:46:08 / 9:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -118.5025° West, 34.2206667° North, depth 12.97 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Orange, Montclair, Fountain Valley (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 58 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). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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