A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. Exact location of event, depth 2.82 km, -117.8228302° West, 36.0793343° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/19 / 2019-07-20 15:35:35 / July 20, 2019 @ 3:35 pm. The temblor was reported at 07:35:35 / 7:35 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38611367. Id of event: ci38611367. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.82 km (2 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days seven hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days eight hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km ENE of Coso Junction, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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