A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Alum Rock in CA. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/19 / 2019-02-18 23:34:48 / February 18, 2019 @ 11:34 pm. Exact location, longitude -121.5106659° West, latitude 37.3913345° North, depth = 6.81 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.81 km (4 miles). The 2.85-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:34:48 / 3:34 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc73143371. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73143371.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lafayette, Alameda, Waldon. Epicenter of the earthquake was 34 km (21 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Modesto (c. 201 200 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Hayward (c. 144 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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