A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Mariposa in CA on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 15:14:55 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 17.85 km, -119.9800034° West, 37.3773346° North. Id of earthquake: nc73314451. Event ids that are associated: nc73314451. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.85 km (11 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/12/19 / 2019-12-13 23:14:55 / December 13, 2019 @ 11:14 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mendota, Turlock, Hilmar-Irwin (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Clovis (c. 95 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Merced (c. 79 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Turlock (c. 68 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km S of Mariposa, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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