A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 142 km W of Petrolia, CA (88 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:10:59 / 3:10 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 03:10:59 / February 21, 2021 @ 3:10 am. Id of earthquake: nc73525776. Event ids that are associated: nc73525776, us6000djt4. Exact location of earthquake, -125.9536667° West, 40.4498333° North, depth 14.05 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.05 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 fourty-two 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 142 km W of Petrolia, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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