A minor earthquake magnitude 3.52 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Milpitas in CA. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/18 / 2018-09-03 02:10:12 / September 3, 2018 @ 2:10 am. The temblor was detected at 18:10:12 / 6:10 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73079795. Id of event: nc73079795. Exact location of earthquake, -121.8184967° West, 37.4673347° North, depth 7.16 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.16 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 16 km (10 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Riverbank, Larkspur, Escalon (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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