A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Trona in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.64 km (2 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ci39202567. Unique identifier: ci39202567. The temblor was detected at 19:31:06 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 03:31:06 / May 16, 2020 @ 3:31 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 2.64 km, -117.3376667° West, 35.9536667° North.
Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ridgecrest. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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 fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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