A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Cantua Creek in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.19 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:39:34 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/09/20 / 2020-09-01 01:39:34 / September 1, 2020 @ 1:39 am. Exact location of event, depth 9.19 km, -120.437° West, 36.3943333° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bfix, nc73451996. Id of event: nc73451996.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Madera Acres, Selma, Greenfield. Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Lemoore (c. 24 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Selma (c. 23 200 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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