A light earthquake magnitude 4.08 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Laytonville in California. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72721105. Unique identifier: nc72721105. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 13:00:46 / November 6, 2016 @ 1:00 pm. Exact location of event, depth -0.79 km, -123.6413345° West, 39.6604996° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.79 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:00:46 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ukiah, Fort Bragg. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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