A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from South Dos Palos in CA. Event id: nc73533391. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73533391. Exact location of event, longitude -120.7269974 West, latitude 36.7468338 North, depth = 4.24 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.24 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/03/21 / 2021-03-10 07:08:42 / March 10, 2021 @ 7:08 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:08:42 / 7:08 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Delhi, Coalinga, Hilmar-Irwin (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Merced (c. 79 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Madera (c. 61 400 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Los Banos (c. 36 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Hollister (c. 34 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Atwater (c. 28 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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