A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Huron in California. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72792471. Unique identifier: nc72792471. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/04/17 / 2017-04-22 19:41:43 / April 22, 2017 @ 7:41 pm. The temblor was picked up at 11:41:43 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -120.0733337° West, latitude 36.1231651° North, depth = 9.82 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.82 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Farmersville, Sanger, Paso Robles (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 74 km (46 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Visalia (c. 124 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Tulare (c. 59 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km SSE of Huron, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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