A minor earthquake magnitude 3.52 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 252 km W of Ferndale, California (157 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:22:13 / 1:22 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.62 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 09:22:13 / January 28, 2016 @ 9:22 am. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72585546. Unique identifier: nc72585546. Exact location of event, longitude -127.2266667 West, latitude 40.3725 North, depth = 4.62 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
Did you feel it?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 252 km W of Ferndale, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.