A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/19 / 2019-09-01 23:35:06 / September 1, 2019 @ 11:35 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ci39034088. Event ids that are associated: ci39034088. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:35:06 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.9 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -117.463° West, 35.6553333° North, depth 1.9 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 19 km (12 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days nine hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 14 km SSW of Searles Valley, CA.
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