A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 72 kilometers (45 miles) from Bayview in CA on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.35 km (15 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:06:54 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nc73256750. Unique identifier: nc73256750. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -124.989 West, latitude 40.9813333 North, depth = 24.35 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/08/19 / 2019-08-23 06:06:54 / August 23, 2019 @ 6:06 am.
The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was McKinleyville, Eureka (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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