A magnitude 4.1 earthquake was reported Saturday at 11:33 a.m. Pacific time 4 miles from Fortuna, Calif., in line with the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake occurred 14 miles from Eureka, Calif., 15 miles from Arcata, Calif., 23 miles from McKinleyville, Calif., and 82 miles from Redding.
On Tuesday a magnitude 6.4 earthquake jolted Humboldt County, leaving a minimum of two individuals lifeless, tens of hundreds with out energy and widespread harm in its aftermath.
Within the final 10 days, there have been 32 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or better centered close by.
A mean of 25 earthquakes with magnitudes between 4.0 and 5.0 happen per yr in California and Nevada, in line with a latest three-year information pattern.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.7 miles. Did you are feeling this earthquake? Take into account reporting what you felt to the USGS.
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