A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.28 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 2.28 km, -117.8588333° West, 36.1141663° North. The temblor was reported at 23:16:43 / 11:16 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci39231920. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39231920. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/12/19 / 2019-12-16 07:16:43 / December 16, 2019 @ 7:16 am.
Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one thousand and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 11 km NE of Coso Junction, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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