A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 241 km W of Ferndale, California (150 miles) on Saturday. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:53:11 / 7:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 12.16 km (8 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -127.1013 West, latitude 40.378 North, depth = 12.16 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/12/20 / 2020-12-19 19:53:11 / December 19, 2020 @ 7:53 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cshx. Unique identifier: us7000cshx.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 241 km W of Ferndale, California.
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