A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.45 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Coso Junction in CA on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -117.882164° West, 36.1141663° North, depth 4.81 km. The 3.45-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:18:11 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/07/19 / 2019-07-18 05:18:11 / July 18, 2019 @ 5:18 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.81 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ci38594055. Unique identifier: ci38594055.
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 cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days seven hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 10 km NE of Coso Junction, CA.
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