A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Quincy in California on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.9 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/10/19 / 2019-10-07 08:11:58 / October 7, 2019 @ 8:11 am. Unique identifier: nn00706566. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73287915, nn00706566. Exact location of earthquake, -121.0552° West, 40.0118° North, depth 11.9 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:11:58 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palermo, Durham, Chico (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 74 km (46 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Susanville (c. 17 900 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Oroville (c. 15 500 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Magalia (c. 11 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 0 and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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