A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Coalinga in California on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: nc72931885. Event ids that are associated: nc72931885. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/11/17 / 2017-11-28 20:12:08 / November 28, 2017 @ 8:12 pm. Exact location of event, depth 5.63 km, -120.4544983° West, 35.9093323° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.63 km (3 miles). The 2.84-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:12:08 / 12:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from San Luis Obispo (c. 45 100 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Atascadero (c. 28 300 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Lemoore (c. 24 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Avenal (c. 15 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Los Osos, Lemoore, San Luis Obispo (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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