A minor earthquake magnitude 3.59 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.01 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ci39466903. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39466903. Global time and date of event 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 10:56:22 / November 16, 2020 @ 10:56 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -117.7249985° West, 35.8899994° North, depth 7.01 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:56:22 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km ESE of Little Lake, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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