A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Point Arena in California. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/07/15 / 2015-07-27 18:24:24 / July 27, 2015 @ 6:24 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: nc72495466. Event ids that are associated: nc72495466. The temblor was picked up at 11:24:24 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 6.85 km, -123.6538315° West, 38.8931656° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.85 km (4 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Windsor, Healdsburg, Fort Bragg (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Healdsburg (c. 11 300 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km ESE of Point Arena, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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