A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.68 km (0 miles). The 2.97-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:22:10 / 3:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/11/20 / 2020-11-09 15:22:10 / November 9, 2020 @ 3:22 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ci39460703. Unique identifier: ci39460703. Exact location of event, depth 0.68 km, -117.6833344° West, 35.9753342° North.
Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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