A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 285 km W of Ferndale, California (177 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 05:09:44 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d955. Unique identifier: us2000d955. Exact location, longitude -127.6171° West, latitude 40.35° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/02/18 / 2018-02-28 14:09:44 / February 28, 2018 @ 2:09 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 285 km W of Ferndale, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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