A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Trona in CA on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 03:02:20 / 3:02 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39004464. Id of event: ci39004464. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/08/19 / 2019-08-24 11:02:20 / August 24, 2019 @ 11:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.4223328 West, latitude 35.5955009 North, depth = 0.72 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.72 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Irwin, California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days sixty-seven and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km SSW of Trona, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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