A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 75 km WSW of Avalon, California (47 miles). Id of earthquake: us70006r2m. Event ids that are associated: us70006r2m. Exact location of earthquake, -118.9975° West, 32.9658° North, depth 9.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 15:15:06 / 3:15 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/12/19 / 2019-12-25 23:15:06 / December 25, 2019 @ 11:15 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 75 km WSW of Avalon, California.
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