A minor earthquake magnitude 3.28 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Alum Rock in California. Event id: nc72496776. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72496776. The temblor was detected at 16:07:32 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 9.18 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/07/15 / 2015-07-29 23:07:32 / July 29, 2015 @ 11:07 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -121.6801682 West, latitude 37.3113327 North, depth = 9.18 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 19 km (12 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pittsburg, Daly City, Monterey (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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