A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Tres Pinos in CA. Exact location, longitude -121.2774963° West, latitude 36.866333° North, depth = 7.87 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.87 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 02:28:38 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/06/19 / 2019-06-08 10:28:38 / June 8, 2019 @ 10:28 am UTC/GMT. Event id: nc73194351. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73194351.
The epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Delhi, Ben Lomond, San Jose (min 5000 pop). 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. Every 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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