Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 7km E of Prunedale, CA, on Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022 at 4:47 pm (GMT -7) -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 20 km depth
28 Jun 23:49 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 28, 2022 23:47:19 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022 at 4:47 pm (GMT -7)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||36.77983°N / 121.594°W (California, United States)|
|Antipode||36.78°S / 58.406°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Mammoth Mountain (246 km / 153 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||7 km (4 mi) E of Prunedale (pop: 17,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Salinas (pop: 157,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Hollister (pop: 37,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SE of Watsonville (pop: 53,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Marina (pop: 21,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) S of Gilroy (pop: 53,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (18 mi) NE of Seaside (Monterey County) (pop: 33,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (28 mi) ESE of Santa Cruz (pop: 64,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 26.6°C (80 F), humidity: 53%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from WNW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||20 km||7km E of Prunedale, CA||USGS|
|2.0||20 km||Central California||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.