A minor earthquake magnitude 3.28 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Cloverdale in California. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.92 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -123.1600037° West, latitude 38.7756653° North, depth = 2.92 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/17 / 2017-03-07 12:59:40 / March 7, 2017 @ 12:59 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: nc72771356. Event ids that are associated: nc72771356. The temblor was detected at 04:59:40 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sonoma, Boyes Hot Springs, Petaluma. Epicenter of the earthquake was 54 km (33 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Ukiah (c. 16 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km WSW of Cloverdale, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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