A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from China Lake Acres in California. The epicenter was at a depth of -0.97 km (-1 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:10:58 / 7:10 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38503311, us70004fvq. Id of event: us70004fvq. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/07/19 / 2019-07-09 15:10:58 / July 9, 2019 @ 3:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7322 West, latitude 35.9188 North, depth = -0.97 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (21 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel anything?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 31 km N of China Lake Acres, California.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.