A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Los Banos in CA on Friday. Id of earthquake: nc73360525. Event ids that are associated: nc73360525. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.14 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -120.8008347° West, latitude 36.9541664° North, depth = 4.14 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:42:20 / 2:42 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/03/20 / 2020-03-27 22:42:20 / March 27, 2020 @ 10:42 pm.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was West Modesto, Waterford, Gonzales (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Merced (c. 79 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Turlock (c. 68 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 68 km (43 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Ceres (c. 45 400 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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