A minor earthquake magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Hollister in CA. The 3.43-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:09:08 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 18:09:08 / March 11, 2018 @ 6:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -121.4403305° West, 36.9440002° North, depth 3.12 km. Unique identifier: nc72982551. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72982551. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.12 km (2 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Stanford, Palo Alto, West Modesto (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Sunnyvale (c. 140 100 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 116 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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