A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Olancha in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.6 km (2 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:11:51 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39550583. Id of event: ci39550583. Exact location of event, depth 2.6 km, -117.93367° West, 36.2173347° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 00:11:51 / February 13, 2021 @ 12:11 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every 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.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km SE of Olancha, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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