A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Lopez Point in CA. Exact location of event, depth -0.35 km, -121.534668° West, 36.0416679° North. Global time and date of event 14/10/20 / 2020-10-14 21:40:06 / October 14, 2020 @ 9:40 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 21:40:06 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.35 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73470851. Unique identifier: nc73470851.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Marina, Pacific Grove, Salinas (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 72 km (44 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Seaside (c. 33 000 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Monterey (c. 27 800 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Marina (c. 19 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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