A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Rancho Tehama Reserve in California. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72523636. Unique identifier: nc72523636. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/15 / 2015-09-11 04:40:40 / September 11, 2015 @ 4:40 am. The temblor was picked up at 21:40:40 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 4.99 km, -122.7399979° West, 39.8078346° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.99 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Red Bluff (c. 14 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Corning (c. 7 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Orland (c. 7 300 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Willows (c. 6 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chico, Red Bluff, Willows (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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