A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 235 km W of Ferndale, California (146 miles). Unique identifier: nc72897041. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72897041. The temblor was reported at 12:33:26 / 12:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/09/17 / 2017-09-22 20:33:26 / September 22, 2017 @ 8:33 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.58 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -127.038 West, latitude 40.4786667 North, depth = 4.58 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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