A earthquake with magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Unique identifier: ci38443183. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38443183. The 6.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:33:48 / 9:33 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.68 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.5081635 West, latitude 35.704834 North, depth = 8.68 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/07/19 / 2019-07-04 17:33:48 / July 4, 2019 @ 5:33 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 126 km (78 miles) from Lancaster (c. 156 600 pop), 125 km (78 miles) from Adelanto (c. 31 800 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Rosamond (c. 18 200 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Tehachapi (c. 14 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lancaster, Adelanto, Lake Los Angeles.
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km SW of Searles Valley, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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