A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Exact location of event, depth 4.34 km, -117.725° West, 35.899° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38462095. Id of event: ci38462095. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.34 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 11:10:39 / July 6, 2019 @ 11:10 am. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:10:39 / 3:10 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 31 km (19 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and eighty, in the last 10 days five hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days five hundred and eighty-six and in the last 365 days six hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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