A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Alum Rock in CA. The temblor was reported at 17:16:18 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73302451. Id of event: nc73302451. Global time and date of event 12/11/19 / 2019-11-12 01:16:18 / November 12, 2019 @ 1:16 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.73 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.7985001 West, latitude 37.4303322 North, depth = 3.73 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 13 km (8 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was August, Sausalito, Ceres (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 8 km NNE of Alum Rock, CA.
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