A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Pinnacles in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.1846695 West, latitude 36.588665 North, depth = 4.05 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 08:07:12 / November 8, 2020 @ 8:07 am. Event id: nc73479336. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73479336. The temblor was picked up at 08:07:12 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.05 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aptos, Rio Del Mar, Gustine (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 43 km (27 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 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 fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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