A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Searles Valley in California on Friday. Exact location, longitude -117.3506° West, latitude 35.5688° North, depth = 12.31 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:06:14 / 8:06 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70004bqa. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004bqa. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 04:06:14 / July 6, 2019 @ 4:06 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.31 km (8 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (18 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Barstow Heights, Barstow, California City.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 five hundred and fourty-eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days six hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 22 km SSE of Searles Valley, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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