A minor earthquake magnitude 3.62 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Little Lake in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.72 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: ci39763472. Event ids that are associated: ci39763472. Global time and date of event 21/01/21 / 2021-01-21 01:22:24 / January 21, 2021 @ 1:22 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -117.913002° West, latitude 35.965332° North, depth = 2.72 km. The temblor was detected at 01:22:24 / 1:22 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 3 km N of Little Lake, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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