A light earthquake magnitude 4.32 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Unique identifier: ci37421229. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37421229, us70004bpw. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.34 km (1 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.6755 West, latitude 35.9085 North, depth = 2.34 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 03:57:51 / July 6, 2019 @ 3:57 am. The temblor was reported at 19:57:51 / 7:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 32 km (20 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was California City, Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and eighty-eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days six hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days six hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 21 km E of Little Lake, CA.
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