A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Huron in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.0561676 West, latitude 36.1438332 North, depth = 9.06 km. The 2.86-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:00:40 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.06 km (6 miles). Event id: nc73082280. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73082280. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 08:00:40 / September 8, 2018 @ 8:00 am.
Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Visalia (c. 124 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Tulare (c. 59 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Corcoran (c. 24 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sanger, Earlimart, Dinuba (min 5000 pop).
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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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