A minor earthquake magnitude 3.48 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from San Martin in California. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/17 / 2017-10-26 18:40:17 / October 26, 2017 @ 6:40 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.48-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:40:17 / 10:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.42 km (5 miles). Event id: nc72914336. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72914336. Exact location of event, depth 7.42 km, -121.5241699° West, 37.1191673° North.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Ramon, Ashland, Foster City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Hayward (c. 144 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 8 km ENE of San Martin, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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