A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2778 (ml/mb) was reported 163 km W of Ferndale, California (101 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -126.1631° West, 40.3409° North, depth 8 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ew1605332995. Id of event: ew1605332995. The epicenter was at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/11/20 / 2020-11-14 05:49:55 / November 14, 2020 @ 5:49 am. The 4.2778-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:49:55 / 5:49 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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