A minor earthquake magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from San Martin in CA. Unique identifier: nc72943706. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72943706. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.55 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/12/17 / 2017-12-24 00:31:27 / December 24, 2017 @ 12:31 am. Exact location, longitude -121.5203323° West, latitude 37.1124992° North, depth = 7.55 km. The temblor was reported at 16:31:27 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lathrop, Castro Valley, Cherryland. The epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Hayward (c. 144 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 8 km ENE of San Martin, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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