A minor earthquake magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Petrolia in CA. Event id: nc73171290. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73171290. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -124.6611633 West, latitude 40.3441658 North, depth = 18.67 km. The temblor was detected at 08:47:19 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/04/19 / 2019-04-24 16:47:19 / April 24, 2019 @ 4:47 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.67 km (12 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arcata, Bayside, Eureka.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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