A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.98 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Fremont in California on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/07/15 / 2015-07-21 09:41:14 / July 21, 2015 @ 9:41 am. The 3.98-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:41:14 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Fremont in California (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.12 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -121.9766693 West, latitude 37.5806656 North, depth = 8.12 km. Event id: nc72490826. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00nru08r, nc72490826.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ceres, Newman, Sonoma. Epicenter of the event was 28 km (17 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 4 km (2 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 3 km NNE of Fremont, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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