A minor earthquake magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. The temblor was reported at 10:10:03 / 10:10 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/04/20 / 2020-04-06 18:10:03 / April 6, 2020 @ 6:10 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.14 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ci39138391. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39138391. Exact location of earthquake, -117.5186691° West, 35.6766663° North, depth 8.14 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was California City, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 15 km (9 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km SW of Searles Valley, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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