A minor earthquake magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) strikes 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Ridgecrest in CA on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 10:13:53 / October 21, 2019 @ 10:13 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38909287. Id of event: ci38909287. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.4329987 West, latitude 35.5583344 North, depth = 2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2 km (1 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:13:53 / 2:13 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Barstow, Fort Irwin, California City. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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