A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Pacoima in CA. Exact location of earthquake, -118.4193333° West, 34.2828333° North, depth 7.08 km. The temblor was reported at 10:46:15 / 10:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.08 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/19 / 2019-03-13 18:46:15 / March 13, 2019 @ 6:46 pm. Id of earthquake: ci38267559. Event ids that are associated: ci38267559.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fountain Valley, Villa Park, Oxnard Shores. Epicenter of the earthquake was 30 km (19 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop). Close 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. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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