A light earthquake magnitude 4.0965 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 158 km WSW of Ferndale, California (98 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:50:36 / 7:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 19:50:36 / December 8, 2020 @ 7:50 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ew1607457036. Unique identifier: ew1607457036. Exact location of event, depth 8 km, -126.0805° West, 40.2334° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 158 km WSW of Ferndale, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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