A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Lake Pillsbury in CA on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.81 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73312716. Unique identifier: nc73312716. Exact location, longitude -122.9676666° West, latitude 39.5463333° North, depth = 2.81 km. Global time and date of event 08/12/19 / 2019-12-08 19:03:51 / December 8, 2019 @ 7:03 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 11:03:51 / 11:03 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fort Bragg, Clearlake, Orland. The epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Orland (c. 7 300 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Willows (c. 6 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 15 km N of Lake Pillsbury, CA.
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