A minor earthquake magnitude 3.24 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Olancha in CA on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.88 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ci38946464. Unique identifier: ci38946464. The temblor was picked up at 20:39:07 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/19 / 2019-08-09 04:39:07 / August 9, 2019 @ 4:39 am. Exact location of earthquake, -118.1640015° West, 36.2016678° North, depth 0.88 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ridgecrest, Porterville, East Porterville (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Porterville (c. 54 200 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from East Porterville (c. 6 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days nine hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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