A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 248 km W of Ferndale, CA (154 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 15:49:32 / May 19, 2020 @ 3:49 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.62 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 07:49:32 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -127.1881667° West, latitude 40.8131667° North, depth = 9.62 km. Id of earthquake: nc73390311. Event ids that are associated: nc73390311.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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