A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from San Lucas in CA on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73324201. Unique identifier: nc73324201. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.44 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:13:33 / 6:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 6.44 km, -120.8219986° West, 36.2464981° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/01/20 / 2020-01-06 02:13:33 / January 6, 2020 @ 2:13 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Firebaugh, Paso Robles, Mendota (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Greenfield (c. 16 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Avenal (c. 15 500 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Coalinga (c. 13 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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