A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38620383. Id of event: ci38620383. The temblor was picked up at 16:39:47 / 4:39 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.59 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7133333 West, latitude 35.8738333 North, depth = 2.59 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/07/19 / 2019-07-22 00:39:47 / July 22, 2019 @ 12:39 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (18 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days eight hundred and one and in the last 365 days eight hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 19 km ESE of Little Lake, CA.
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