A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Glen Avon in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.47 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 30/08/20 / 2020-08-30 19:43:06 / August 30, 2020 @ 7:43 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ci39365527. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39365527, us7000bf30. Exact location, longitude -117.5203333° West, latitude 34.0491667° North, depth = 6.47 km. The 2.91-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:43:06 / 7:43 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alondra Park, View Park-Windsor Hills, West Carson. Epicenter of the earthquake was 67 km (41 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 5 km NW of Glen Avon, CA.
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