A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Huron in CA on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.87 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: nc73001591. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73001591. The temblor was reported at 15:51:46 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.1801682 West, latitude 36.1218338 North, depth = 7.87 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/04/18 / 2018-04-19 23:51:46 / April 19, 2018 @ 11:51 pm.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Tulare (c. 59 300 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Corcoran (c. 24 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fresno, Tulare, Mendota.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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