A minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Coalinga in CA. The temblor was picked up at 09:14:47 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/08/19 / 2019-08-15 09:14:47 / August 15, 2019 @ 9:14 am. Event id: nc73251305. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73251305. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.05 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.3601685 West, latitude 36.3216667 North, depth = 14.05 km.
Epicenter of the event was 71 km (44 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Corcoran (c. 24 800 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Lemoore (c. 24 500 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 Greenfield, Corcoran, Madera.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km N of Coalinga, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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