A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Willits in CA on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73532491. Unique identifier: nc73532491. The temblor was picked up at 16:03:42 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.61 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 07/03/21 / 2021-03-07 16:03:42 / March 7, 2021 @ 4:03 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5.61 km, -123.2511673° West, 39.359333° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Clearlake, Cloverdale, Fort Bragg. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 24 km (15 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Clearlake (c. 15 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Cloverdale (c. 8 600 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Fort Bragg (c. 7 300 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-one 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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