A minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Chico in CA. Exact location, longitude -121.8255005° West, latitude 39.7454987° North, depth = 23.88 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.88 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73309356. Id of event: nc73309356. The 3.19-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:59:00 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/11/19 / 2019-11-27 09:59:00 / November 27, 2019 @ 9:59 am UTC/GMT.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Olivehurst, Linda, South Yuba City. Earthquake epicenter was 2 km (1 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Yuba City (c. 64 900 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Linda (c. 17 800 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Oroville (c. 15 500 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 1 km NE of Chico, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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