A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Weitchpec in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/20 / 2020-03-04 22:02:07 / March 4, 2020 @ 10:02 pm. Exact location of event, depth 17.35 km, -123.5063324° West, 41.0941658° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73349820. Id of event: nc73349820. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.35 km (11 miles). The 2.86-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:02:07 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Eureka, Arcata, Bayside (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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