A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Searles Valley in California on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 05/06/19 / 2019-06-05 17:19:35 / June 5, 2019 @ 5:19 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -117.6671° West, 36.1264° North, depth 5 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:19:35 / 9:19 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00686893. Unique identifier: nn00686893. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
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 three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km NNW of Searles Valley, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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