A light earthquake magnitude 4.33 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Event id: ci39111991. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39111991. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 05:53:57 / March 23, 2020 @ 5:53 am UTC/GMT. The 4.33-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:53:57 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 1.86 km, -117.356163° West, 35.9555016° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.86 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 21 km NNE of Searles Valley, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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