A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) strikes 174 km W of Ferndale, California (108 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: nc72726005. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72726005. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/11/16 / 2016-11-16 05:07:03 / November 16, 2016 @ 5:07 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.62 km (6 miles). The 2.87-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:07:03 / 9:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.62 km, -126.3228333° West, 40.6731667° North.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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