A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) strikes 8 km WNW of San Clemente Is. (SE tip), CA (5 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.59 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38693767. Id of event: ci38693767. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/08/19 / 2019-08-05 02:11:10 / August 5, 2019 @ 2:11 am. Exact location of event, longitude -118.4306641 West, latitude 32.8343315 North, depth = 1.59 km. The temblor was reported at 18:11:10 / 6:11 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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