A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Tres Pinos in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/20 / 2020-07-14 15:00:38 / July 14, 2020 @ 3:00 pm. Event id: nc73426211. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73426211. Exact location, longitude -121.2961655° West, latitude 36.6653328° North, depth = 5.71 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.71 km (4 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:00:38 / 3:00 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 32 km (20 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 59 900 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Scotts Valley, Newman, Santa Cruz (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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