A minor earthquake magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Tehachapi in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.05 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/19 / 2019-02-17 11:36:47 / February 17, 2019 @ 11:36 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37533186. Id of event: ci37533186. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.5321655 West, latitude 35.2854996 North, depth = 5.05 km. The temblor was reported at 03:36:47 / 3:36 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wasco, Quartz Hill, McFarland (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 45 km (28 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Lancaster (c. 156 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Wasco (c. 25 500 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Arvin (c. 19 300 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km NNW of Tehachapi, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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