A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 153 km WSW of Ferndale, California (95 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:11:37 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -126.0288333° West, latitude 40.2826667° North, depth = 3.15 km. Event id: nc72723735. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72723735. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.15 km (2 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/16 / 2016-11-11 19:11:37 / November 11, 2016 @ 7:11 pm.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 153 km WSW of Ferndale, California.
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