Event status: unconfirmed [?]

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 12 mi south of San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA, 13 May 7:15 pm (GMT -7) -

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 12 mi south of San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA, 13 May 7:15 pm (GMT -7)
14 May 02:22 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 7 minutes.
Date & time: May 14, 2021 02:15:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 13 May 7:15 pm (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 3.8?
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.16807°N / 121.89173°W (Santa Clara, California, United States)
Antipode: 37.168°S / 58.108°E
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) E of Lexington Hills (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SE of Los Gatos (Santa Clara County) (pop: 30,700) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Campbell (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of San Jose (pop: 1,026,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SE of Cupertino (pop: 60,600) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Santa Clara (pop: 126,200) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Santa Cruz (pop: 64,200) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of seonibeil (pop: 151,800) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SE of Mountain View (pop: 80,400) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SSW of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
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Chinatown, San Francisco County, California (79.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / very short : Sounded like an explosion One quick jerk Los lomas | One user found this interesting.  
Main St., Soquel, CA 95073 / not felt : I didn’t feel it but I heard the loud sound it was like a sonic boom | One user found this interesting.  
Alum Rock, Santa Clara, California (24.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Saratoga, Santa Clara, California (17.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Felton / not felt
Bloomington Ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : N/a  
Main St., Soquel, CA 95073 / not felt : I didn’t feel it but I heard the loud sound it was like a sonic boom  
San Jose (11.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : No  
Castroville / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Sounded like someone bump into the floor.like a boot stomp  
Corralitos / not felt : I heard the low frequency rumble.  
22 Corrala vista drive Watsonville (24 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Rumble sound  
corralitos / not felt
Rosamond 93560, (421.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Sitting with three other people, felt like we were dizzy but realized we had all felt the same swaying motion.  
Watsonville 95076 (31 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : Short, sharp jolt  
Santa Cruz, CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short
Morgan Hill, CA / not felt : Nothing to report  
Manzanita drive, San Jose (17.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Was in my bed and woke up, felt swinging couple of times and then after couple of seconds it was repeated.  
Gilroy / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Los gatos 715pm may 13th / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Big boom to our house and the house shoock. Felt like one big jolt to the house. Not as much a vertical bump but more of a lateral bump to our north/east facing wall and moving south/west. Neibors south/west of our house felt it right after.  
watsomville / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / very short
APTOS / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short
Corralitos / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : One quick jolt on Hames Road, Corralitos  
Watsonville, Ca / not felt : 3 of us HEARD a loud boom, but felt nothing.  
Corralitos, CA (17.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : A strong jolt, the house moved. The dogs barked.  
Aptos, CA (21.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : It sounded like intense thunder, yet there was no lightening, no rain, no wind. It was enough to jolt all four humans, and scare the dog.  
22 Corrala vista drive Watsonville (24 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Rumble sound  
Santa Cruz ca (26.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San martin / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Santa Cruz mountains / not felt : Didn’t feel it  
Corralitos / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short : Single, strong, loud jolt. Roof and skylights creaked. 2 out of 4 people did not feel it  
Gilroy / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Mild shake, heard it more than felt it  
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