A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Templeton in CA on Sunday. Global time and date of event 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 03:20:24 / January 27, 2020 @ 3:20 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.88 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73332241. Id of event: nc73332241. The temblor was detected at 19:20:24 / 7:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -120.8154984 West, latitude 35.5601654 North, depth = 5.88 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 99 600 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from San Luis Obispo (c. 45 100 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Atascadero (c. 28 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Arroyo Grande (c. 17 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Coalinga, Santa Maria, Guadalupe (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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: 10 km W of Templeton, CA.
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