A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Arvin in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.94 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -118.8283333 West, latitude 35.0808333 North, depth = 1.94 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/11/20 / 2020-11-19 18:22:23 / November 19, 2020 @ 6:22 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:22:23 / 6:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39470639. Id of event: ci39470639.
Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Bakersfield (c. 347 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Lancaster (c. 156 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Valencia (c. 148 500 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Oildale (c. 32 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Wasco (c. 25 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was California City, Alta Sierra, Fillmore.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km S of Arvin, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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