A minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) strikes 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Coso Junction in CA on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 2.06 km, -117.6735001° West, 36.1160011° North. The temblor was reported at 17:48:53 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.06 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38644688. Id of event: ci38644688. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 01:48:53 / June 16, 2019 @ 1:48 am.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 55 km (34 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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