A light earthquake with magnitude 4.66 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Gonzales in California on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -121.2450027° West, 36.632° North, depth 6.16 km. The temblor was picked up at 11:31:29 / 11:31 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc72923380. Event ids that are associated: nc72923380, at00ozdfkg. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.16 km (4 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Gonzales in California (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/11/17 / 2017-11-13 19:31:29 / November 13, 2017 @ 7:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Saratoga, Delhi, East Foothills (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 98 km (61 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Campbell (c. 39 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 five and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 22 km NE of Gonzales, California.
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