A minor earthquake magnitude 3.91 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Tres Pinos in CA on Friday. Global time and date of event 05/10/18 / 2018-10-05 13:29:37 / October 5, 2018 @ 1:29 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -121.3588333° West, 36.7651672° North, depth 5.11 km. The 3.91-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:29:37 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.11 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: nc73093981. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73093981, at00pg4o5d, us1000h7il. A tsunami warning has been issued near Tres Pinos in CA (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Milpitas, Mendota, Cupertino. The epicenter was 80 km (49 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 116 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Milpitas (c. 66 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Cupertino (c. 58 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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