A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Chico in CA on Saturday. Unique identifier: nc73024306. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73024306. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/06/18 / 2018-06-02 13:49:59 / June 2, 2018 @ 1:49 pm. Exact location, longitude -121.8388367° West, latitude 39.788166° North, depth = 6.07 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.07 km (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:49:59 / 5:49 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 7 km (4 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Yuba City (c. 64 900 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Oroville (c. 15 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from South Yuba City (c. 15 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was South Yuba City, Williams, Marysville (min 5000 pop).
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 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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