A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.08 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Searles Valley in CA. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.4283371 West, latitude 35.6168327 North, depth = 6.85 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.85 km (4 miles). Unique identifier: ci39462536. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39462536. Global time and date of event 04/06/20 / 2020-06-04 01:32:11 / June 4, 2020 @ 1:32 am UTC/GMT. The 5.08-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:32:11 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Barstow Heights, Barstow (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 22 km (14 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Barstow Heights (c. 24 200 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Barstow (c. 22 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Fort Irwin (c. 8 800 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one thousand and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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