A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Pinnacles in CA. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:56:27 / 12:56 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73199616. Id of event: nc73199616. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 6.3 km, -121.0073318° West, 36.4366684° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/06/19 / 2019-06-18 20:56:27 / June 18, 2019 @ 8:56 pm UTC/GMT.
The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Hollister (c. 34 900 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Seaside (c. 33 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Monterey, Gilroy, Seaside. 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 three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 16 km SE of Pinnacles, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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