Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - County, 10.7 mi northeast of Fremont (Alameda County, California, USA), on Tuesday, 17 November 2020 at 08:01 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake  -  County, 10.7 mi northeast of Fremont (Alameda County, California, USA), on Tuesday, 17 November 2020 at 08:01 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 14 km depth

17 Nov 08:03 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
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Date & time: 17 Nov 2020 08:01:56 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 13.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.662°N / 121.8565°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) E of Pleasanton (Alameda County) (pop: 79,500)
17 km (11 mi) SE of San Ramon (pop: 76,100)
17 km (11 mi) NE of Fremont (Alameda County) (pop: 232,200)
20 km (12 mi) E of Hayward (Alameda County) (pop: 158,300)
33 km (20 mi) SE of Walnut Creek (pop: 68,900)
36 km (22 mi) N of San Jose (pop: 1,026,900)
51 km (32 mi) SE of San Francisco (pop: 864,800)
107 km (67 mi) SW of Sacramento (pop: 490,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.414 km2km E of Pleasanton, CA, USAUSGS
M 2.414 kmSAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIF., USAEMSC

User reports for this quake (3)

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Oakland / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : I felt like it was right under my bed. It was short but big enough for me to mumble about it, look at clock (2ish or 4 ish am, cant remember) and went back to bed because it was short.
Brentwood ca (68.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hayward, California / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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