A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from San Juan Bautista in CA on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 12:07:08 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc73324811. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73324811. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.46 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.5723343 West, latitude 36.8398323 North, depth = 5.46 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/01/20 / 2020-01-07 20:07:08 / January 7, 2020 @ 8:07 pm.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Los Altos Hills, Los Altos, Mountain View (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 62 km (39 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Sunnyvale (c. 140 100 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 116 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Mountain View (c. 74 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km WSW of San Juan Bautista, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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