A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.66 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Petrolia in CA on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73488761. Id of event: nc73488761. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/11/20 / 2020-11-29 15:46:52 / November 29, 2020 @ 3:46 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -124.4069977 West, latitude 40.2821655 North, depth = 19.49 km. The 3.66-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:46:52 / 3:46 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 19.49 km (12 miles).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Eureka (c. 27 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Arcata (c. 17 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Bayside (c. 17 100 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from McKinleyville (c. 15 200 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Fortuna (c. 11 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was McKinleyville, Arcata, Bayside.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km WSW of Petrolia, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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