A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 83 km W of Petrolia, CA (52 miles) on Sunday. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:42:46 / 1:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 23.37 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 09:42:46 / March 11, 2018 @ 9:42 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: nc72982396. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72982396. Exact location of event, longitude -125.2631667 West, latitude 40.3036667 North, depth = 23.37 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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