A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.62 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Corcoran in CA on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72964596. Id of event: nc72964596. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -119.6533356 West, latitude 36.0146675 North, depth = -0.23 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.23 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 05/02/18 / 2018-02-05 06:43:15 / February 5, 2018 @ 6:43 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 22:43:15 / 10:43 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rosedale, Fresno, Sanger (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 82 km (51 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Visalia (c. 124 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Tulare (c. 59 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Porterville (c. 54 200 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Delano (c. 53 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SW of Corcoran, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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