A minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from San Ramon in California. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:10:20 / 6:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.25 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/10/15 / 2015-10-15 13:10:20 / October 15, 2015 @ 1:10 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72537675. Unique identifier: nc72537675. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.9656677 West, latitude 37.7886658 North, depth = 9.25 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ben Lomond, Morgan Hill, Salida (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 1 km NE of San Ramon, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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