A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.51 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Fort Bragg in CA. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73284360. Unique identifier: nc73284360. Exact location, longitude -123.9763336° West, latitude 39.5291672° North, depth = 9.74 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 00:09:05 / October 1, 2019 @ 12:09 am. The temblor was reported at 16:09:05 / 4:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.74 km (6 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ukiah, Fort Bragg (min 5000 pop).
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 fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km WNW of Fort Bragg, CA.
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