A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Pinnacles in CA. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.63 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/12/20 / 2020-12-30 00:14:51 / December 30, 2020 @ 12:14 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: nc73504280. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73504280. Exact location of event, longitude -121.2095032 West, latitude 36.607666 North, depth = 5.63 km. The temblor was detected at 00:14:51 / 12:14 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mendota, Gustine, Aptos (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Salinas (c. 150 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Watsonville (c. 51 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Gilroy (c. 48 800 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Morgan Hill (c. 37 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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