A light earthquake magnitude 4.04 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 19:28:01 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7493362° West, 35.9160004° North, depth 7.13 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 03:28:01 / July 6, 2019 @ 3:28 am. Event id: ci38457551. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38457551. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.13 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 33 km (21 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 14 km E of Little Lake, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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