A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.98 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Lone Pine in CA. Global time and date of event 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 17:40:49 / June 24, 2020 @ 5:40 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Lone Pine in CA (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.98-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:40:49 / 5:40 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ci39493944. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ew1593020449, ci39493944, at00qcfyg0. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9704971 West, latitude 36.4528351 North, depth = 2.85 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.85 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Orange Cove, Visalia, Orosi (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 119 km (74 miles) from Visalia (c. 124 400 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Porterville (c. 54 200 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Lindsay (c. 11 800 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Farmersville (c. 10 600 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Exeter (c. 10 300 pop), 122 km (75 miles) from Orange Cove (c. 9 100 pop), 118 km (73 miles) from Orosi (c. 8 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km SSE of Lone Pine, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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