A minor earthquake magnitude 3.58 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Diablo in CA. Exact location, longitude -121.979332° West, latitude 37.8344994° North, depth = 0.52 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/02/18 / 2018-02-23 20:19:24 / February 23, 2018 @ 8:19 pm. Event id: nc72974766. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72974766. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.52 km (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:19:24 / 12:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Elk Grove (c. 153 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Patterson, Rohnert Park, Cotati (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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