A minor earthquake magnitude 3.76 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in California. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/07/15 / 2015-07-10 03:29:49 / July 10, 2015 @ 3:29 am. The 3.76-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:29:49 / 8:29 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.51 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 3.51 km, -122.788002° West, 38.8095016° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72483061. Id of event: nc72483061.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Vacaville (c. 92 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Vacaville, American Canyon, Colusa (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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