A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from San Ramon in California. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.9656677 West, latitude 37.7811661 North, depth = 7.76 km. Event id: nc72544095. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72544095. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.76 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/15 / 2015-10-26 05:13:59 / October 26, 2015 @ 5:13 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 22:13:59 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Galt, Salida, Ben Lomond. Earthquake epicenter 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), 26 km (16 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 1 km E of San Ramon, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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