A minor earthquake magnitude 3.78 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Ridgemark in California. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/16 / 2016-08-15 16:17:21 / August 15, 2016 @ 4:17 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.88 km (3 miles). Event id: nc72677741. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72677741. The temblor was reported at 09:17:21 / 9:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -121.3368301° West, 36.7033348° North, depth 4.88 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was East Foothills, San Jose, Alum Rock (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 39 km (25 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Campbell (c. 39 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every 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 three, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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