A minor earthquake magnitude 3.85 (ml/mb) strikes 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Ferndale in California on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -124.8041687° West, 40.3338318° North, depth 10.23 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/03/17 / 2017-03-06 19:19:19 / March 6, 2017 @ 7:19 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.23 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 11:19:19 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc72771146. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72771146.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arcata, Bayside, Eureka (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 53 km WSW of Ferndale, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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