A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.63 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/07/19 / 2019-07-18 04:00:51 / July 18, 2019 @ 4:00 am. The temblor was reported at 20:00:51 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.63 km, -117.8781667° West, 36.1173333° North. Id of earthquake: ci38593551. Event ids that are associated: ci38593551.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-two, in the past 30 days seven hundred and sixty-nine and in the last 365 days seven hundred and eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km NE of Coso Junction, CA.
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