A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) strikes off the coast of Northern California (0 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: at00owp5rs. Ids that are associated to the event: at00owp5rs. Exact location of event, longitude -126.755 West, latitude 40.406 North, depth = 12 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/17 / 2017-09-22 19:50:16 / September 22, 2017 @ 7:50 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Northern California (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:50:16 / 7:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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