A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Ridgecrest in CA. The temblor was reported at 03:46:10 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.6194992 West, latitude 35.7885017 North, depth = 4.09 km. Unique identifier: ci38565567. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38565567. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.09 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/07/19 / 2019-07-14 11:46:10 / July 14, 2019 @ 11:46 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 19 km (12 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days seven hundred and ten, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days seven hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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