A minor earthquake magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Lake Elsinore in CA. Global time and date of event 21/09/20 / 2020-09-21 13:20:38 / September 21, 2020 @ 1:20 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 13:20:38 / 1:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.4300003 West, latitude 33.7050018 North, depth = 8.52 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci38697738. Id of event: ci38697738. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.52 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Long Beach (c. 462 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Anaheim (c. 336 300 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 324 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Irvine (c. 212 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Big Bear City, Phelan, Hesperia (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km WNW of Lake Elsinore, CA.
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