A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Westhaven-Moonstone in California. Id of earthquake: nc72814101. Event ids that are associated: nc72814101. Exact location of event, longitude -124.1008301 West, latitude 41.0398331 North, depth = 20.55 km. Global time and date of event 11/06/17 / 2017-06-11 12:19:29 / June 11, 2017 @ 12:19 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.55 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:19:29 / 4:19 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 27 km (17 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Crescent City (c. 7 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Crescent City, Fortuna, Eureka (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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