A minor earthquake magnitude 3.34 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from King City in California. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.03 km (5 miles). The 3.34-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:35:05 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 8.03 km, -120.8190002° West, 36.2493324° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/10/16 / 2016-10-31 11:35:05 / October 31, 2016 @ 11:35 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: nc72718690. Event ids that are associated: nc72718690.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lemoore Station, Cambria, Templeton (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Greenfield (c. 16 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Avenal (c. 15 500 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Coalinga (c. 13 400 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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