A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) was reported 173 km W of Ferndale, California (107 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Ferndale in California (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.09 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 16:39:43 / January 25, 2018 @ 4:39 pm. Exact location of event, depth 5.09 km, -126.3034° West, 40.4541° North. The temblor was detected at 08:39:43 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: at00p34ea4, us2000cpba. Unique identifier: us2000cpba.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 173 km W of Ferndale, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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