A minor earthquake magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/08/19 / 2019-08-17 11:55:31 / August 17, 2019 @ 11:55 am. The 3.07-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:55:31 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter). Event id: ci38978512. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38978512. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.67 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -117.7109985 West, latitude 35.9196663 North, depth = 2.67 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (21 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 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 sixteen, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days nine hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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