A minor earthquake magnitude 3.63 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Oildale in CA. Global time and date of event 27/05/20 / 2020-05-27 04:52:31 / May 27, 2020 @ 4:52 am UTC/GMT. The 3.63-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:52:31 / 8:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.9649963° West, latitude 35.3833351° North, depth = 15.82 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.82 km (10 miles). Id of earthquake: ci39218863. Event ids that are associated: ci39218863.
Event epicenter was 5 km (3 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Porterville (c. 54 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Delano (c. 53 000 pop), 6 km (4 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Wasco (c. 25 500 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Arvin (c. 19 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Porterville, East Porterville, Earlimart (min 5000 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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