A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 172 km W of Ferndale, California (107 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -126.2837° West, 40.3803° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/02/17 / 2017-02-19 05:54:18 / February 19, 2017 @ 5:54 am. The temblor was picked up at 21:54:18 / 9:54 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72765486, us20008kr2. Id of event: us20008kr2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 172 km W of Ferndale, California.
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