A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.45 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Anderson in CA on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 18:58:37 / 6:58 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: nc73358800. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73358800. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.4271698 West, latitude 40.3224983 North, depth = 65.38 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 02:58:37 / March 25, 2020 @ 2:58 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.38 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 30 km (18 miles) from Redding (c. 89 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Chico (c. 86 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Red Bluff (c. 14 100 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Magalia (c. 11 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Shasta Lake (c. 10 200 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Anderson (c. 9 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Paradise, Durham, Magalia (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 18 km SW of Anderson, CA.
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