A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in California. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 13:48:29 / January 18, 2016 @ 1:48 pm. Event id: nc72581406. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72581406. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.46 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.720665 West, latitude 38.7598343 North, depth = 1.46 km. The temblor was reported at 05:48:29 / 5:48 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Vacaville (c. 92 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Colusa, Vacaville, American Canyon.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km ESE of The Geysers, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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