A minor earthquake magnitude 3.21 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Ventura in CA. The 3.21-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:37:20 / 5:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.08 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -119.2861633° West, latitude 34.2695007° North, depth = 9.08 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38231834. Id of event: ci38231834. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 13:37:20 / November 8, 2019 @ 1:37 pm.
Epicenter of the event was 13 km (8 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Oxnard Shores (c. 187 200 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Santa Clarita (c. 176 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Valencia (c. 148 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Van Nuys (c. 136 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santa Monica, Sherman Oaks, San Fernando (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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