A light earthquake magnitude 4.58 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from South El Monte in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ew1600497528, ci38695658, at00qgw7sm. Id of event: ci38695658. A tsunami warning has been issued near South El Monte in CA (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 06:38:46 / 6:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0803299 West, latitude 34.0419998 North, depth = 17.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/09/20 / 2020-09-19 06:38:46 / September 19, 2020 @ 6:38 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.6 km (11 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Murrieta, Apple Valley, Santa Paula. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 15 km (9 miles) from Los Angeles (c. 3 792 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 3 km WSW of South El Monte, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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