A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Searles Valley in CA on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 06:25:58 / July 6, 2019 @ 6:25 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38458887. Id of event: ci38458887. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.31 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.463 West, latitude 35.6715 North, depth = 9.31 km. The temblor was detected at 22:25:58 / 10:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 20 km (12 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and seventy-one, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days six hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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