A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Janesville in California on Thursday. Event id: nn00599112. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72858911, nn00599112. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/08/17 / 2017-08-03 21:25:01 / August 3, 2017 @ 9:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 14.9 km, -119.9833° West, 40.4076° North. The temblor was picked up at 13:25:01 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles).
The epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Susanville (c. 17 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Cold Springs (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cold Springs, Susanville.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 47 km ENE of Janesville, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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