A minor earthquake magnitude 3.24 (ml/mb) strikes 253 km W of Ferndale, California (157 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/11/16 / 2016-11-16 07:21:05 / November 16, 2016 @ 7:21 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.54 km (3 miles). The 3.24-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:21:05 / 11:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72726020. Id of event: nc72726020. Exact location of earthquake, -127.2501667° West, 40.4933333° North, depth 4.54 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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