A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from San Juan Bautista in CA. Event id: nc73365430. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73365430. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.77 km (5 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/04/20 / 2020-04-07 21:26:06 / April 7, 2020 @ 9:26 pm. The temblor was detected at 13:26:06 / 1:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -121.5001678° West, latitude 36.7731667° North, depth = 7.77 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Santa Clara (c. 116 500 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Cupertino (c. 58 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cupertino, Santa Clara, Newman (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km SSE of San Juan Bautista, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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