A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Chester in California. The temblor was reported at 12:19:52 / 12:19 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 0.04 km (0 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-19 08:19:52 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -121.1588364 West, latitude 40.2014999 North, depth 0.04 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Susanville (c. 17 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Magalia (c. 11 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chico, Paradise, Magalia.
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