A minor earthquake magnitude 3.77 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Ridgemark in California on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 7.73 km, -121.3134995° West, 36.7143326° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/16 / 2016-10-18 22:09:07 / October 18, 2016 @ 10:09 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.73 km (5 miles). The 3.77-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:09:07 / 3:09 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc72714296. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72714296.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was East Foothills, San Jose, Patterson (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 87 km (54 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Campbell (c. 39 300 pop).
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 fourty-eight 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 11 km SSE of Ridgemark, California.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.