A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Suisun City in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/08/18 / 2018-08-02 17:01:55 / August 2, 2018 @ 5:01 pm. The 2.94-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:01:55 / 9:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.91 km (12 miles). Event id: nc73063751. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73063751. Exact location of event, depth 19.91 km, -121.8603363° West, 38.196167° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was South San Francisco, Orangevale, Daly City. Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Sacramento (c. 466 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 15 km ESE of Suisun City, CA.
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