Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 28km SSW of Los Banos, CA, USA, on Monday, 29 Mar 2021 12:04 am (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 28km SSW of Los Banos, CA, USA, on Monday, 29 Mar 2021 12:04 am (GMT -7)

Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 1 km depth

29 Mar 07:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Mar 2021 07:04:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 29 Mar 2021 12:04 am (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 2.2
Depth: 0.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.822°N / 120.955°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mammoth Mountain (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Los Banos (Merced County) (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) E of Hollister (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NE of Soledad (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Gilroy (pop: 53,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Salinas (pop: 157,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SW of Merced (pop: 82,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) S of Turlock (pop: 72,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) S of Modesto (pop: 211,300) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SE of San Jose (pop: 1,026,900) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SE of Fremont (pop: 232,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 13.5°C (56 F), humidity: 23%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from W
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
2.20.5 km28km SSW of Los Banos, CA, USAUSGS
2.1kmCENTRAL CALIFORNIA, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake (4)

At magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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Mountain View / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Just in bed. Very weak. Sequence of several small bumps.  
567 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The ground felt like it was lightly shaking in redwoods  
Redondo Beach CA (408.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / very short
Tulare / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
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