A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from San Ramon in California on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 1.32 km, -121.989502° West, 37.7921677° North. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:33:03 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nc72541090. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72541090. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.32 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/15 / 2015-10-20 04:33:03 / October 20, 2015 @ 4:33 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ripon, Petaluma, Dixon. Epicenter of the event was 51 km (32 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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