A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Viola in CA on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 17.12 km, -121.7923355° West, 40.5940018° North. The temblor was reported at 22:28:20 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.12 km (11 miles). Event id: nc72938311. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72938311. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/12/17 / 2017-12-11 06:28:20 / December 11, 2017 @ 6:28 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Red Bluff, Redding, Shasta Lake (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 51 km (31 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Red Bluff (c. 14 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Shasta Lake (c. 10 200 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Anderson (c. 9 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km NW of Viola, CA.
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