A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from McCloud in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.29 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72998311. Unique identifier: nc72998311. The temblor was detected at 09:59:52 / 9:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -122.1613333 West, latitude 41.1743333 North, depth = 3.29 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/18 / 2018-04-06 17:59:52 / April 6, 2018 @ 5:59 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Shasta Lake (c. 10 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Yreka (c. 7 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yreka, Redding, Shasta Lake (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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