A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) strikes 221 km WSW of Crescent City, CA (137 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:17:24 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -126.7893333 West, latitude 41.3181667 North, depth = 9.62 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/07/19 / 2019-07-03 13:17:24 / July 3, 2019 @ 1:17 pm. Id of earthquake: nc73205546. Event ids that are associated: nc73205546. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.62 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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