A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Trona in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 04:57:27 / October 14, 2019 @ 4:57 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39130896. Unique identifier: ci39130896. Exact location of event, longitude -117.3346667 West, latitude 35.5593333 North, depth = 2.19 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.19 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:57:27 / 8:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 31 km (19 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Fort Irwin, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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