A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Big Bear Lake in CA. The temblor was reported at 20:12:49 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 20:12:49 / February 28, 2021 @ 8:12 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ci39805008. Ids that are associated to the event: ci39805008, us7000deeb. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.38 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -116.9248352° West, 34.3258324° North, depth 3.38 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 60 km (37 miles) from Riverside (c. 303 900 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from San Bernardino (c. 209 900 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Fontana (c. 196 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Moreno Valley (c. 193 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Rancho Cucamonga (c. 165 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chino, Canyon Lake, Corona (min 5000 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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