A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.64 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Mineral in CA on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.19 km (7 miles). Exact location, longitude -121.5569992° West, latitude 40.4578323° North, depth = 11.19 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/02/18 / 2018-02-19 21:52:27 / February 19, 2018 @ 9:52 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:52:27 / 1:52 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc72972316. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72972316.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chico, Corning, Paradise (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (45 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Susanville (c. 17 900 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Red Bluff (c. 14 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Magalia (c. 11 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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