A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.67 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.597168 West, latitude 35.7721672 North, depth = 7.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/12/19 / 2019-12-27 02:21:47 / December 27, 2019 @ 2:21 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.6 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 18:21:47 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ci39014215. Unique identifier: ci39014215.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 18 km (11 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one thousand and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 17 km W of Searles Valley, CA.
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