A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Bootjack in CA. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.22 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -119.9946671 West, latitude 37.3103333 North, depth = 17.22 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/03/20 / 2020-03-21 11:46:24 / March 21, 2020 @ 11:46 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73356855. Id of event: nc73356855. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:46:24 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Clovis (c. 95 600 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Merced (c. 79 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Atwater (c. 28 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waterford, Hilmar-Irwin, Mendota (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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