A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.56 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Gilroy in CA on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 04:38:16 / 4:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.4629974 West, latitude 37.003334 North, depth = 8.08 km. Id of earthquake: nc72979736. Event ids that are associated: nc72979736. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.08 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/03/18 / 2018-03-06 12:38:16 / March 6, 2018 @ 12:38 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Salida, Atwater, Woodside (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Sunnyvale (c. 140 100 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 116 500 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 9 km E of Gilroy, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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