A minor earthquake magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Tres Pinos in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/04/18 / 2018-04-05 04:11:50 / April 5, 2018 @ 4:11 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.58 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -121.2624969° West, 36.6484985° North, depth 3.58 km. The 3.03-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:11:50 / 8:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72995461. Id of event: nc72995461.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santa Cruz, Newman, Firebaugh (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 35 km (22 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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