A minor earthquake magnitude 3.08 (ml/mb) strikes 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Petrolia in CA on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -125.0073318 West, latitude 40.3686676 North, depth = 0.34 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.34 km (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:10:01 / 5:10 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nc73428511. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73428511. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 05:10:01 / July 20, 2020 @ 5:10 am.
The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fortuna (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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