A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in California on Monday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72855361. Id of event: nc72855361. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.65 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -122.7191696° West, 38.7581673° North, depth 1.65 km. The temblor was detected at 03:22:10 / 3:22 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/07/17 / 2017-07-31 11:22:10 / July 31, 2017 @ 11:22 am.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 35 km (22 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 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), 47 km (29 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was American Canyon, Novato, Winters.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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