A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Exact location of event, depth 2.35 km, -117.4328308° West, 35.6261673° North. Global time and date of event 16/07/19 / 2019-07-16 02:47:04 / July 16, 2019 @ 2:47 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.35 km (1 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:47:04 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci38577831. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38577831.
Event epicenter was 22 km (13 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Irwin, California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days six hundred and ten, in the past 30 days seven hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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