A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Cottonwood in California. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/11/16 / 2016-11-21 09:39:26 / November 21, 2016 @ 9:39 am. The temblor was picked up at 01:39:26 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -121.8818359° West, latitude 38.6261673° North, depth = 14.17 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.17 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72728010. Unique identifier: nc72728010.
Earthquake epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Sacramento (c. 466 500 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Elk Grove (c. 153 000 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Concord (c. 122 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Roseville (c. 118 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Roseland, North Auburn, Pleasant Hill (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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