A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Suisun City in CA on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 06:35:50 / 6:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/08/18 / 2018-08-05 14:35:50 / August 5, 2018 @ 2:35 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.78 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73064976. Unique identifier: nc73064976. Exact location, longitude -121.8933334° West, latitude 38.175499° North, depth = 19.78 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Sacramento (c. 466 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Antelope, Foster City, San Bruno (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 13 km SE of Suisun City, CA.
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