A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Shaver Lake in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 28.99 km (18 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -119.2480011 West, latitude 36.9420013 North, depth = 28.99 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:46:05 / 5:46 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73528961. Event ids that are associated: nc73528961. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/02/21 / 2021-02-27 17:46:05 / February 27, 2021 @ 5:46 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Fresno (c. 494 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Visalia (c. 124 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Clovis (c. 95 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Hanford (c. 54 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hanford, Kerman, Madera Acres. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. 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: 19 km SSE of Shaver Lake, CA.
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