A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Coso Junction in CA on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.82 km (2 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38591624. Id of event: ci38591624. Exact location of event, longitude -117.6681667 West, latitude 36.1223333 North, depth = 2.82 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:23:27 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/05/19 / 2019-05-13 03:23:27 / May 13, 2019 @ 3:23 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 27 km ENE of Coso Junction, CA.
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