A minor earthquake magnitude 3.21 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Cantua Creek in CA on Tuesday. Event id: nc73438321. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73438321. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.56 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 21:28:36 / August 4, 2020 @ 9:28 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:28:36 / 9:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 2.56 km, -120.3314972° West, 36.3466682° North.
Epicenter of the event was 67 km (42 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Clovis (c. 95 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Corcoran (c. 24 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sanger, Madera Acres, Parlier. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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