A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from The Geysers in California. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72767726. Unique identifier: nc72767726. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:01:32 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -122.8040009 West, latitude 38.8199997 North, depth = 3.22 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 12:01:32 / February 25, 2017 @ 12:01 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.22 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Winters, Napa, Williams. Epicenter of the earthquake was 43 km (27 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 6 km NW of The Geysers, California.
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