A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.87 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from New Idria in CA on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.6106644 West, latitude 36.4938316 North, depth = 8.98 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.98 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/20 / 2020-03-03 15:01:01 / March 3, 2020 @ 3:01 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: nc73349375. Event ids that are associated: nc73349375. The 3.87-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:01:01 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hanford, Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, Fowler (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Hollister (c. 34 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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