A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 190 km W of Ferndale, California (118 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us1000jd0s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jd0s. The temblor was detected at 12:09:57 / 12:09 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/03/19 / 2019-03-09 20:09:57 / March 9, 2019 @ 8:09 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -126.5121° West, latitude 40.5348° North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 190 km W of Ferndale, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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