A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.44 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Unique identifier: ci38457847. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38457847, us70004bqv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 04:18:55 / July 6, 2019 @ 4:18 am. Exact location of event, longitude -117.6823349 West, latitude 35.9046669 North, depth = 2.17 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.17 km (1 miles). The 5.44-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:18:55 / 8:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 31 km (20 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 110 km (69 miles) from Tehachapi (c. 14 400 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Golden Hills (c. 8 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Golden Hills, Tehachapi, California City (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and sixty-five, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel the quake?
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: 20 km E of Little Lake, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.