A light earthquake magnitude 4.33 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 83 km W of Petrolia, CA (52 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.33 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -125.2608337° West, latitude 40.4161682° North, depth = 4.33 km. Id of earthquake: nc73512440. Event ids that are associated: nc73512440. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 06:25:17 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/01/21 / 2021-01-17 06:25:17 / January 17, 2021 @ 6:25 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 83 km W of Petrolia, CA.
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