A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 237 km W of Ferndale, California (147 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 17:15:14 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.83 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.83 km, -127.0645° West, 40.5968333° North. Id of earthquake: nc72537120. Event ids that are associated: nc72537120. Global time and date of event 15/10/15 / 2015-10-15 01:15:14 / October 15, 2015 @ 1:15 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 237 km W of Ferndale, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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