A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Trona in CA on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 00:13:42 / 12:13 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.52 km (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39116263. Id of event: ci39116263. Global time and date of event 26/03/20 / 2020-03-26 08:13:42 / March 26, 2020 @ 8:13 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -117.3955° West, 35.5933333° North, depth 0.52 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 25 km (16 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Fort Irwin, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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