A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Rosedale in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.67 km (12 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ci39494608. Unique identifier: ci39494608. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 20:49:41 / June 24, 2020 @ 8:49 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -119.178833 West, latitude 35.2703323 North, depth = 19.67 km. The temblor was reported at 20:49:41 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 18 km (11 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Delano (c. 53 000 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Wasco (c. 25 500 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Arvin (c. 19 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Earlimart, Tehachapi (min 5000 pop).
Each 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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