A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Alum Rock in CA on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/21 / 2021-01-07 11:44:06 / January 7, 2021 @ 11:44 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.02 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73507880. Id of event: nc73507880. Exact location of event, depth 9.02 km, -121.7713318° West, 37.4276657° North. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:44:06 / 11:44 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rodeo, Hercules, Escalon (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 15 km (9 miles) from San Jose (c. 945 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Stockton (c. 291 700 pop), 23 km (15 miles) from Fremont (c. 214 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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