A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 210 km W of Ferndale, California (130 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 09:11:14 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -126.7482 West, latitude 40.7065 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 17:11:14 / January 25, 2016 @ 5:11 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us20004uja. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72584436, us20004uja.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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