A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Willits in CA. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:46:16 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -123.2491684° West, latitude 39.3626671° North, depth = 6.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73446341. Unique identifier: nc73446341. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.4 km (4 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 00:46:16 / August 19, 2020 @ 12:46 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Clearlake, Cloverdale, Fort Bragg (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 24 km (15 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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