A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Coso Junction in CA. The 3.39-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:49:13 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 08:49:13 / March 7, 2020 @ 8:49 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8643341 West, latitude 36.1078339 North, depth = 2.05 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.05 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: ci38386162. Ids that are associated to the event: ci38386162.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 57 km (35 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one thousand and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 10 km NE of Coso Junction, CA.
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