A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Pinnacles in CA. Global time and date of event 03/08/18 / 2018-08-03 22:17:49 / August 3, 2018 @ 10:17 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.77 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: nc73064306. Event ids that are associated: nc73064306. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.152832 West, latitude 36.5861664 North, depth = 2.77 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:17:49 / 2:17 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gustine, Morgan Hill, Mendota (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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