A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Cantua Creek in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.57 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 23:13:04 / March 25, 2020 @ 11:13 pm. The temblor was reported at 15:13:04 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73359430. Event ids that are associated: nc73359430. Exact location, longitude -120.4779968° West, latitude 36.4761658° North, depth = 7.57 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Selma, Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, Hanford. Event epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km WSW of Cantua Creek, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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