A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.74 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Ferndale in California. The temblor was reported at 01:08:53 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 17.09 km (11 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-28 09:08:53 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Ferndale in California, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -124.6035004 West, latitude 40.3185005 North, depth 17.09 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was McKinleyville, Arcata, Bayside.
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