A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Bridgeport in California on Sunday. Id of earthquake: nc72591010. Event ids that are associated: nc72591010, nn00531441. The temblor was reported at 04:14:14 / 4:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 12:14:14 / February 14, 2016 @ 12:14 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.22 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -119.371666° West, 38.4059982° North, depth 3.22 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gardnerville, Gardnerville Ranchos (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 62 km (39 miles) from Gardnerville Ranchos (c. 11 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Gardnerville (c. 5 700 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 21 km NW of Bridgeport, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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