A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.705 West, latitude 35.911 North, depth = 8.47 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 02:05:28 / June 27, 2020 @ 2:05 am. Event id: ci39268871. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39268871. The temblor was detected at 02:05:28 / 2:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.47 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days one thousand and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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