A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Cobb in California. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/03/17 / 2017-03-27 05:22:53 / March 27, 2017 @ 5:22 am. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:22:53 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.08 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nc72781036. Event ids that are associated: nc72781036. Exact location of event, depth 1.08 km, -122.7748337° West, 38.8235016° North.
Event epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 72 km (45 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), 31 km (19 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Winters, Napa, Petaluma (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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