A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Willits in CA. Exact location of event, longitude -123.257164 West, latitude 39.3668327 North, depth = 5.68 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.68 km (4 miles). The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:00:39 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73446401. Id of event: nc73446401. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 02:00:39 / August 19, 2020 @ 2:00 am.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 24 km (15 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Clearlake, Cloverdale, Fort Bragg (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km ESE of Willits, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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