A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.55 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38535183. Id of event: ci38535183. Global time and date of event 11/07/19 / 2019-07-11 17:31:03 / July 11, 2019 @ 5:31 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 09:31:03 / 9:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 0.55 km, -117.4820023° West, 35.963501° North.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 fifty-one, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days six hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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