A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from San Juan Bautista in California. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 16:19:05 / February 8, 2017 @ 4:19 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.48 km (2 miles). Event id: nc72761971. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72761971. Exact location of event, longitude -121.5208359 West, latitude 36.8043327 North, depth = 3.48 km. The temblor was reported at 08:19:05 / 8:19 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was King City, Cupertino, Santa Clara. The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 116 500 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Cupertino (c. 58 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km SSE of San Juan Bautista, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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