A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.18 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km W of Ferndale, California (73 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.15 km (1 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ocwsan, nc72689331. Id of event: nc72689331. A tsunami warning has been issued near Ferndale in California (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/16 / 2016-09-03 03:27:55 / September 3, 2016 @ 3:27 am. The temblor was reported at 19:27:55 / 7:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -125.651001° West, latitude 40.4213333° North, depth = 2.15 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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