A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Ferndale in California. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/16 / 2016-11-14 00:22:38 / November 14, 2016 @ 12:22 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 25.38 km, -124.49° West, 40.4038333° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.38 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 16:22:38 / 4:22 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nc72724660. Unique identifier: nc72724660.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was McKinleyville, Arcata, Bayside (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 52 km (32 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 27 km SW of Ferndale, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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