A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 23 kilometers (14 miles) from San Ardo in CA on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -120.7669983° West, 36.1943321° North, depth 7.53 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73007941. Unique identifier: nc73007941. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/04/18 / 2018-04-29 01:17:08 / April 29, 2018 @ 1:17 am. The temblor was picked up at 17:17:08 / 5:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.53 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lemoore Station, Cambria, Templeton (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 63 km (39 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Greenfield (c. 16 300 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Avenal (c. 15 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Coalinga (c. 13 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 nine and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km NNE of San Ardo, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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