A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from East Foothills in California. The temblor was detected at 17:27:41 / 5:27 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.7746658 West, latitude 37.4521675 North, depth = 5.9 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/05/16 / 2016-05-26 00:27:41 / May 26, 2016 @ 12:27 am. Event id: nc72641981. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72641981.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 16 km (10 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sausalito, Pinole, Tara Hills. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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: 8 km NNE of East Foothills, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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