A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Petrolia in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.22 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: nc73247146. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73247146. Exact location of event, longitude -125.0264969 West, latitude 40.3790016 North, depth = 2.22 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:41:35 / 1:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/08/19 / 2019-08-11 01:41:35 / August 11, 2019 @ 1:41 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 77 km (48 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fortuna.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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