A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Blue Lake in CA. The temblor was detected at 10:23:01 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/02/19 / 2019-02-06 18:23:01 / February 6, 2019 @ 6:23 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Blue Lake in CA (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: nc73138600. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00pmioec, nc73138600. Exact location of event, depth 26.1 km, -123.8408356° West, 40.8448334° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.1 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 28 km (17 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fortuna, Eureka, McKinleyville.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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