A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Searles Valley in CA on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.04 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 10:03:54 / 10:03 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ci38489847. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38489847. Exact location, longitude -117.564003° West, latitude 35.7401657° North, depth = 3.04 km. Global time and date of event 08/07/19 / 2019-07-08 18:03:54 / July 8, 2019 @ 6:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was California City, Ridgecrest. Epicenter of the event was 16 km (10 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days five hundred and sixty-five, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 15 km WSW of Searles Valley, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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