A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/08/19 / 2019-08-15 11:50:40 / August 15, 2019 @ 11:50 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.39 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:50:40 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.8506667 West, latitude 36.0783333 North, depth = 4.39 km. Unique identifier: ci37423501. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37423501.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and ten and in the last 365 days nine hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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