A minor earthquake magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/12/19 / 2019-12-06 05:33:20 / December 6, 2019 @ 5:33 am. Exact location, longitude -117.8548355° West, latitude 36.1040001° North, depth = 2.37 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.37 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ci39219160. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39219160. The 3.39-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:33:20 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 fifteen and in the last 365 days nine hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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