A minor earthquake magnitude 2.51 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Rio Dell in California. The temblor was reported at 07:47:29 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 18.78 km (12 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-06 03:47:29 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -124.3931656 West, latitude 40.2823334 North, depth 18.78 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arcata, Bayside, Eureka.
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