A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Glen Avon in CA. The 2.98-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:12:01 / 4:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.63 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38646288. Id of event: ci38646288. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 00:12:01 / June 17, 2019 @ 12:12 am. Exact location, longitude -117.5016632° West, latitude 34.0519981° North, depth = 3.63 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alondra Park, Fallbrook, View Park-Windsor Hills.
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 five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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