A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 62 kilometers (39 miles) from Petrolia in CA. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/03/20 / 2020-03-09 05:01:10 / March 9, 2020 @ 5:01 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.3 km (0 miles). Id of earthquake: nc73351770. Event ids that are associated: nc73351770. The temblor was reported at 21:01:10 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -125.0073318° West, latitude 40.3974991° North, depth = 0.3 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fortuna (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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