A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.49 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38933079. Id of event: ci38933079. Exact location of earthquake, -117.4455032° West, 35.6133347° North, depth 6.49 km. The temblor was detected at 00:26:31 / 12:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/11/19 / 2019-11-05 08:26:31 / November 5, 2019 @ 8:26 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 20 km (13 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days nine hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km SSW of Searles Valley, CA.
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