A minor earthquake magnitude 3.46 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Templeton in CA. Exact location of event, longitude -120.8083344 West, latitude 35.5498352 North, depth = 4.94 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.94 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/05/19 / 2019-05-03 05:22:38 / May 3, 2019 @ 5:22 am. The temblor was reported at 21:22:38 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73176070. Event ids that are associated: nc73176070.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Orcutt, Avenal, King City (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 99 600 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from San Luis Obispo (c. 45 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Orcutt (c. 28 900 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Atascadero (c. 28 300 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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