A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Oakley in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/06/18 / 2018-06-22 07:46:42 / June 22, 2018 @ 7:46 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.31 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -121.7158356° West, latitude 37.9803352° North, depth = 13.31 km. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:46:42 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc73034211. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73034211.
Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Sacramento (c. 466 500 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rancho Calaveras, Patterson, Rancho Cordova (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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