A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.55 (ml/mb) was reported 249 km WNW of Ferndale, CA (155 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -127.1318333° West, 41.1438333° North, depth 9.62 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 07:01:56 / February 15, 2021 @ 7:01 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.62 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73523421. Id of event: nc73523421. The 3.55-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:01:56 / 7:01 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 249 km WNW of Ferndale, CA.
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