A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km W of Ferndale, California (58 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude -125.365° West, latitude 40.4178333° North, depth = 17.83 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72581251. Unique identifier: nc72581251. Global time and date of event 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 00:21:21 / January 18, 2016 @ 12:21 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.83 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 16:21:21 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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