A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2186 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 153 km W of Shelter Cove, California (95 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). The 4.2186-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:00:19 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ew1596931219. Unique identifier: ew1596931219. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -125.8612 West, latitude 39.8644 North, depth = 8 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 00:00:19 / August 9, 2020 @ 12:00 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 153 km W of Shelter Cove, California.
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