A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Concord in CA. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:05:39 / 7:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.42 km (10 miles). Event id: nc72991830. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72991830. Exact location, longitude -122.0345001° West, latitude 37.979332° North, depth = 15.42 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 15:05:39 / March 30, 2018 @ 3:05 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (45 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Parkway, Elk Grove, Manteca (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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