A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from New Idria in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.7730026 West, latitude 36.5073318 North, depth = 7.15 km. Global time and date of event 02/07/19 / 2019-07-02 17:48:42 / July 2, 2019 @ 5:48 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:48:42 / 9:48 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73204921. Event ids that are associated: nc73204921. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.15 km (4 miles).
The epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hollister (c. 34 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Greenfield (c. 16 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kerman (c. 13 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Huron, Kerman, Hollister.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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