A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.39 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Alum Rock in CA on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/10/19 / 2019-10-09 09:15:16 / October 9, 2019 @ 9:15 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.5 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -121.7346649° West, 37.3813324° North, depth 8.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73289220. Unique identifier: nc73289220. The temblor was reported at 01:15:16 / 1:15 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 15 km (9 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Richmond, Riverbank, Hughson (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 8 km ENE of Alum Rock, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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