A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Clearlake Oaks in California. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.79 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -122.5028333° West, 39.0823333° North, depth -0.79 km. Id of earthquake: nc72703071. Event ids that are associated: nc72703071. The temblor was picked up at 12:19:40 / 12:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 19:19:40 / September 26, 2016 @ 7:19 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 74 km (46 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Yuba City (c. 64 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Woodland (c. 55 500 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Orland, Woodland, Winters. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 three and in the last 365 days fourty-three 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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