A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Esparto in California. The temblor was picked up at 04:20:14 / 4:20 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.13 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/07/17 / 2017-07-27 12:20:14 / July 27, 2017 @ 12:20 pm. Event id: nc72850456. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72850456. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.1428299 West, latitude 38.671833 North, depth = 13.13 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cloverdale, Tara Hills, Fair Oaks (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Sacramento (c. 466 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Elk Grove (c. 153 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Roseville (c. 118 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Vallejo (c. 115 900 pop). Nearby 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 11 km WSW of Esparto, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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