A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Hayfork in CA. Event id: nc73294310. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73294310. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.03 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/19 / 2019-10-20 07:30:36 / October 20, 2019 @ 7:30 am. The temblor was detected at 23:30:36 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -123.4873352° West, 40.6315002° North, depth 28.03 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was McKinleyville, Eureka, Fortuna. Epicenter of the event was 60 km (37 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 27 km WNW of Hayfork, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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