A minor earthquake magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 06:47:07 / July 6, 2019 @ 6:47 am. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -117.6018333° West, 35.7846667° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38459127. Unique identifier: ci38459127. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.44-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:47:07 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 19 km (12 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five hundred and ninety-six, in the last 10 days six hundred and ninety, in the past 30 days six hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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: 18 km W of Searles Valley, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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