A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.32 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Ridgemark in California. Id of earthquake: nc72662796. Event ids that are associated: nc72662796. Exact location of event, depth 3.92 km, -121.3199997° West, 36.6921654° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.92 km (2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/07/16 / 2016-07-18 05:26:12 / July 18, 2016 @ 5:26 am. The 3.32-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:26:12 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ben Lomond, Firebaugh, Newman. The epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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: 13 km SSE of Ridgemark, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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