A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Klamath in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73293130, uw61555977. Id of event: nc73293130. The temblor was reported at 14:10:49 / 2:10 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35.9 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/10/19 / 2019-10-16 22:10:49 / October 16, 2019 @ 10:10 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -124.0916672° West, 41.5105019° North, depth 35.9 km.
Epicenter of the event was 79 km (49 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Crescent City (c. 7 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Eureka, Bayside, Arcata (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 one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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