A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Trona in CA. Event id: ci39136912. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39136912, us70005uvf. The temblor was picked up at 20:34:21 / 8:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/10/19 / 2019-10-17 04:34:21 / October 17, 2019 @ 4:34 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.02 km (1 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.3300018° West, latitude 35.9791679° North, depth = 2.02 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days nine hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 24 km N of Trona, CA.
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