A minor earthquake magnitude 3.33 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Chatsworth in CA on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.85 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 03/05/20 / 2020-05-03 10:19:24 / May 3, 2020 @ 10:19 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ci38477842. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38477842. The 3.33-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:19:24 / 2:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.6084976° West, latitude 34.2598343° North, depth = 6.85 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Garden Grove, Lake Los Angeles, Midway City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 41 km (25 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 1 km NW of Chatsworth, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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