A minor earthquake magnitude 2.54 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Ferndale in California. The temblor was reported at 05:55:28 / 5:55 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 19.94 km (12 miles). Global time of event 2014-12-24 01:55:28 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -124.4844971 West, latitude 40.2944984 North, depth 19.94 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arcata, Bayside, Eureka.
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