A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Unique identifier: ci39006607. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39006607. Exact location of event, depth 2.36 km, -117.7058334° West, 35.9076653° North. Global time and date of event 20/12/19 / 2019-12-20 08:00:34 / December 20, 2019 @ 8:00 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.36 km (1 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:00:34 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 32 km (20 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (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 two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one thousand and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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