A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Temelec in CA on Sunday. Unique identifier: nc72943886. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72943886. The temblor was detected at 08:37:49 / 8:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.05 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/12/17 / 2017-12-24 16:37:49 / December 24, 2017 @ 4:37 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -122.5716629 West, latitude 38.2731667 North, depth = 1.05 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Blackhawk, Millbrae, San Lorenzo (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Concord (c. 122 100 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Vallejo (c. 115 900 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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