A minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Pinnacles in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.57 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73279500. Id of event: nc73279500. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/09/19 / 2019-09-25 05:49:34 / September 25, 2019 @ 5:49 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.1953354 West, latitude 36.5934982 North, depth = 6.57 km. The temblor was detected at 21:49:34 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Newman, Soquel, Capitola (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each 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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 8 km NW of Pinnacles, CA.
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