A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.28 (ml/mb) was reported 233 km W of Ferndale, California (145 miles) on Friday. The 3.28-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:26:08 / 7:26 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.62 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -127.014° West, 40.4711667° North, depth 11.62 km. Event id: nc72897161. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72897161. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 03:26:08 / September 23, 2017 @ 3:26 am.
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 eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 233 km W of Ferndale, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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