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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 8km NE of Alum Rock, CA (USA) on Sunday, 2 August 2020

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 8km NE of Alum Rock, CA (USA) on Sunday, 2 August 2020
Aug 2 21:00: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.9 to 9.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 2 August 2020 12:40 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-02 12:40:24 UTC
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.408°N / 121.755°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (195 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 2 Aug 2020
Sun, 2 Aug 12:40 UTCM 2.7 / 10 kmSan Francisco Bay Area, Calif. (USA)EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
San jose (10.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(9.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(16.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Jolts
Alumrock / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Milpitas, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Downtown San Jose / MMI II (Very weak shaking): At exactly 5:40 am I heard a rumble & immediately felt the slight tremble.
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light movement
San Jose / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Near Tully Rd, and Capitol Expressway, San Jose, C / MMI IV (Light shaking)
alum rock / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
95035 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Milpitas, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)



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