A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Concord in California. Id of earthquake: nc72591265. Event ids that are associated: nc72591265. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16.7 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:17:24 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.0508347 West, latitude 37.9868317 North, depth = 16.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/02/16 / 2016-02-15 00:17:24 / February 15, 2016 @ 12:17 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santa Rosa, Parkway, Manteca. Epicenter of the earthquake was 73 km (46 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 1 km WNW of Concord, California.
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