A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 252 km W of Ferndale, CA (157 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.62 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: nc73390511. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73390511. The temblor was detected at 12:39:29 / 12:39 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 20:39:29 / May 19, 2020 @ 8:39 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -127.2341667 West, latitude 40.7916667 North, depth = 9.62 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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