Sismo débil mag. 3.0 - North Pacific Ocean, 23 miles WSW of Eureka, Humboldt County, California, USA, Thursday, 04 Mar. 2021 -

Sismo débil mag. 3.0 - North Pacific Ocean, 23 miles WSW of Eureka, Humboldt County, California, USA, Thursday, 04 Mar. 2021

Sismo débil magnitud 3.0 at 22 km depth

4 Mar 22:54 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 2 minutos.
5 Mar 17:48: Profundidad recalculada de 2.5 a 21.8 km (de 1.6 a 13.5 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4.7 km (2.9 mi) al SO.
Update Thu, 4 Mar 2021, 23:00
Small tremor of magnitude 3.0 just reported 20 miles southwest of Eureka, California, United States
3.0 quake 4 Mar 2:52 pm (GMT -8)
3.0 quake 4 Mar 2:52 pm (GMT -8)
A magnitude 3.0 earthquake near Eureka, Humboldt County, California, USA, was reported only 7 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 1.6 miles beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Thursday 4 March 2021 at 2:52 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Indianola (pop. 820) located 16 miles from the epicenter. In Humboldt Hill (pop. 3,400, 18 miles away), Pine Hills (pop. 3,100, 20 miles away), Eureka (pop. 27,000, 20 miles away), Fortuna (pop. 12,000, 22 miles away), Arcata (pop. 17,800, 26 miles away), Bayside (pop. 17,100, 26 miles away), and McKinleyville (pop. 15,200, 27 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 4 Mar 2021 22:52:43 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 14:52 (GMT -8)
Magnitud: 3
Profundidad: 21.8 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 40.6975°N / 124.57867°W (Océano Pacífico Norte, Condado de Kern, Estados Unidos)
Volcán mas cercano: Mount Shasta (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km al O de Indianola (pop: 823) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
37 km al OSO de Eureka (Humboldt County) (pop: 27,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
37 km al ONO de Fortuna (Humboldt County) (pop: 12,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
46 km al ONO de Rio Dell (pop: 3,390) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
46 km al OSO de Arcata (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
46 km al OSO de Bayside (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al SO de McKinleyville (Humboldt County) (pop: 15,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
56 km al SO de Westhaven-Moonstone (pop: 1,210) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
185 km al O de Redding (pop: 91,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
230 km al SO de Medford (Oregon) (pop: 79,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15.5°C (60 F), humidity: 41%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from SSW
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.022 km29km NW of Ferndale, CA, USAUSGS

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