A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Ferndale in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 01:32:34 / November 8, 2020 @ 1:32 am. Exact location of event, depth 12.17 km, -124.822998° West, 40.5341682° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.17 km (8 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:32:34 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nc73479226. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73479226.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was McKinleyville, Bayside, Arcata (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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