A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) strikes 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Rancho Tehama Reserve in California on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.59 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/16 / 2016-05-16 01:34:00 / May 16, 2016 @ 1:34 am UTC/GMT. Event id: nc72636175. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72636175. Exact location of event, depth 9.59 km, -122.6955032° West, 39.9916649° North. The 2.93-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:34:00 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Redding, Willows, Anderson. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Red Bluff (c. 14 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Anderson (c. 9 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Corning (c. 7 700 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Orland (c. 7 300 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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