A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 17 km NNE of Olancha, CA (11 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.43 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9625 West, latitude 36.4295 North, depth = 3.43 km. Id of earthquake: ci39268087. Event ids that are associated: ci39268087, nn00754028. The temblor was detected at 17:14:13 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/06/20 / 2020-06-26 17:14:13 / June 26, 2020 @ 5:14 pm.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-three and in the last 365 days one thousand and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 17 km NNE of Olancha, CA.
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