A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Trona in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.7 km (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/07/19 / 2019-07-14 14:00:16 / July 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -117.387001° West, latitude 35.5880013° North, depth = 0.7 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38566311. Unique identifier: ci38566311. The temblor was detected at 06:00:16 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was California City, Fort Irwin, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 26 km (16 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days seven hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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