A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Willits in CA. Exact location of earthquake, -123.2593307° West, 39.3714981° North, depth 4.5 km. The 3.36-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:24:34 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73496370. Event ids that are associated: nc73496370. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 07:24:34 / December 11, 2020 @ 7:24 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 25 km (16 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Clearlake, Cloverdale, Fort Bragg (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 9 km ESE of Willits, CA.
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