A minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Little Lake in CA. Exact location of event, depth 4.2 km, -117.704834° West, 35.9091682° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.2 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/21 / 2021-03-05 18:33:11 / March 5, 2021 @ 6:33 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39572823. Id of event: ci39572823. The temblor was detected at 18:33:11 / 6:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alta Sierra, Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Alta Sierra (c. 7 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen 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. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km E of Little Lake, CA.
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