A minor earthquake magnitude 3.47 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. Id of earthquake: ci39395080. Event ids that are associated: ci39395080. Global time and date of event 18/04/20 / 2020-04-18 12:50:14 / April 18, 2020 @ 12:50 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.47-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:50:14 / 4:50 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.55 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth -0.55 km, -117.3613358° West, 36.0040016° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest. Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 27 km N of Searles Valley, CA.
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