A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Searles Valley in California. Exact location, longitude -117.5478° West, latitude 35.7867° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 11:01:09 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/07/19 / 2019-07-04 19:01:09 / July 4, 2019 @ 7:01 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38443759, us70004a4p. Unique identifier: us70004a4p. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 21 km (13 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop).
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 eight hundred and seventy-two, in the last 10 days eight hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days eight hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days eight hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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