3.2 Mag Strikes California

A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Kernville in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.87 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:13:57 / 7:13 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci37372850. Id of event: ci37372850. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/09/18 / 2018-09-28 15:13:57 / September 28, 2018 @ 3:13 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -118.2445° West, 35.7771667° North, depth 8.87 km.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bear Valley Springs, Porterville, California City. The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Porterville (c. 54 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Tehachapi (c. 14 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from California City (c. 14 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Golden Hills (c. 8 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/09/28/minor-earthquake-3-18-mag-was-detected-near-kernville-in-ca/

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