A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) was reported 248 km W of Ferndale, California (154 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/16 / 2016-01-29 10:21:31 / January 29, 2016 @ 10:21 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.96 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:21:31 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -127.1953333 West, latitude 40.7291667 North, depth = 9.96 km. Id of earthquake: nc72586026. Event ids that are associated: nc72586026.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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