A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Upper Lake in California on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.36 km (5 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:40:43 / 6:40 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nc72796526. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72796526. Global time and date of event 01/05/17 / 2017-05-01 14:40:43 / May 1, 2017 @ 2:40 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -122.7978363° West, latitude 39.3125° North, depth = 7.36 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Healdsburg, Orland, Colusa (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Healdsburg (c. 11 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Orland (c. 7 300 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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