A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.25 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Valle Vista in CA on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/04/20 / 2020-04-18 04:41:02 / April 18, 2020 @ 4:41 am. The temblor was picked up at 20:41:02 / 8:41 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ci39394672. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39394672. The epicenter was at a depth of 16.67 km (10 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -116.8381653° West, 33.7114983° North, depth 16.67 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Laguna Hills, San Juan Capistrano, Lake Forest. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 58 km (36 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Oceanside (c. 167 100 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 three, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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