A minor earthquake magnitude 3.87 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/07/19 / 2019-07-17 21:49:19 / July 17, 2019 @ 9:49 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.87-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:49:19 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.9 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38591583. Unique identifier: ci38591583. Exact location of event, longitude -117.840332 West, latitude 36.1151657 North, depth = 1.9 km.
Epicenter of the event was 57 km (35 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 12 km NE of Coso Junction, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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