A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 144 km W of Ferndale, California (89 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.04 km (16 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/09/16 / 2016-09-25 00:10:00 / September 25, 2016 @ 12:10 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -125.9491667 West, latitude 40.403 North, depth = 25.04 km. Event id: nc72702061. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72702061. The 2.91-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:10:00 / 4:10 pm (local time epicenter).
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. 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-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 144 km W of Ferndale, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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