A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Thursday. Event id: ci38945752. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38945752. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.61 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.6794968 West, latitude 35.8926659 North, depth = 2.61 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:09:57 / 4:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/08/19 / 2019-08-09 00:09:57 / August 9, 2019 @ 12:09 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 30 km (19 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). 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).
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 twelve, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty and in the last 365 days nine hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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