A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) strikes 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Johannesburg in CA on Wednesday. Unique identifier: ci39512023. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39512023. The temblor was reported at 10:35:54 / 10:35 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/01/21 / 2021-01-06 10:35:54 / January 6, 2021 @ 10:35 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.5 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.894165° West, 35.364666° North, depth 6.5 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Bear Valley Springs, Rosamond (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 35 km (22 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Rosamond (c. 18 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Tehachapi (c. 14 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Golden Hills (c. 8 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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