A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 238 km W of Ferndale, California (148 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us1000gjdu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000gjdu. The temblor was picked up at 04:36:02 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/08/18 / 2018-08-29 12:36:02 / August 29, 2018 @ 12:36 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -127.0714° West, 40.384° North.
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 thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 238 km W of Ferndale, California.
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