A light earthquake magnitude 4.36 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. Exact location of earthquake, -117.8856659° West, 36.1165009° North, depth 3.89 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.89 km (2 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: ci38585023. Unique identifier: ci38585023. The 4.36-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:29:07 / 6:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/07/19 / 2019-07-17 02:29:07 / July 17, 2019 @ 2:29 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-four, in the past 30 days seven hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days seven hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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