A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 159 km W of Crescent City, California (99 miles). The 3.01-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:25:26 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/16 / 2016-09-02 21:25:26 / September 2, 2016 @ 9:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 22.69 km, -126.0745° West, 41.4758333° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.69 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: nc72689206. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72689206.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 159 km W of Crescent City, California.
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