A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Hayfork in CA on Tuesday. Event id: nc73141350. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73141350. The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:38:59 / 6:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/19 / 2019-02-13 02:38:59 / February 13, 2019 @ 2:38 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.62 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35.62 km, -123.2771683° West, 40.7140007° North.
The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Shasta Lake, Redding, Fortuna (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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