A minor earthquake magnitude 3.37 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from The Geysers in California. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.7786636 West, latitude 38.7963333 North, depth = 0.99 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72876100. Unique identifier: nc72876100. The 3.37-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:54:32 / 4:54 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/08/17 / 2017-08-24 12:54:32 / August 24, 2017 @ 12:54 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.99 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Colusa, Novato, Winters (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km NW of The Geysers, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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