A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Lopez Point in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -121.465332 West, latitude 35.8483315 North, depth = 0.14 km. The temblor was reported at 14:18:55 / 2:18 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73529321. Event ids that are associated: nc73529321. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.14 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 14:18:55 / February 28, 2021 @ 2:18 pm.
The epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Paso Robles (c. 27 200 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Soledad (c. 25 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Greenfield (c. 16 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from King City (c. 12 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Morro Bay (c. 10 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Morro Bay, Templeton, Paso Robles.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 21 km SSE of Lopez Point, CA.
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