A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from East Quincy in CA. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73386685. Unique identifier: nc73386685. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 21:47:23 / May 15, 2020 @ 9:47 pm. Exact location of event, depth -1.52 km, -120.8658371° West, 39.9421654° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -1.52 km (-1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 13:47:23 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Paradise (c. 26 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Susanville (c. 17 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Oroville (c. 15 500 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Magalia (c. 11 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Oroville East (c. 8 300 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Thermalito, South Oroville, Oroville.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor 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 two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km ENE of East Quincy, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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