A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Upper Lake in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/05/18 / 2018-05-04 20:26:00 / May 4, 2018 @ 8:26 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:26:00 / 12:26 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc73010506. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73010506. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.05 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 13.05 km, -122.7685013° West, 39.3011665° North.
Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Healdsburg (c. 11 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Orland (c. 7 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calistoga, Healdsburg, Orland (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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