A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Tuesday. Unique identifier: ci38505687. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38505687. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.15 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -117.6884995° West, 35.9211655° North, depth 6.15 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:41:16 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/07/19 / 2019-07-09 18:41:16 / July 9, 2019 @ 6:41 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 33 km (21 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days five hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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