A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 232 km W of Ferndale, California (144 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -127.0091667 West, latitude 40.7018333 North, depth = 4.25 km. The temblor was reported at 03:22:30 / 3:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/02/17 / 2017-02-21 11:22:30 / February 21, 2017 @ 11:22 am. Id of earthquake: nc72766236. Event ids that are associated: nc72766236. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.25 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 232 km W of Ferndale, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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