A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Pacoima in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.4413333 West, latitude 34.2935 North, depth = 9.2 km. The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:49:17 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 13:49:17 / July 30, 2020 @ 1:49 pm. Unique identifier: ci39322775. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39322775. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.2 km (6 miles).
Event epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from North Glendale (c. 203 200 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Oxnard (c. 197 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ontario, Los Serranos, Upland. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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