A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Soledad in California. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72834601. Unique identifier: nc72834601. The temblor was picked up at 17:57:00 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 4.01 km, -121.0289993° West, 36.612999° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/07/17 / 2017-07-12 01:57:00 / July 12, 2017 @ 1:57 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.01 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Martin, Seaside, Interlaken. Event epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Hollister (c. 34 900 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 33 km NE of Soledad, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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