A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.57 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Calistoga in California on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 7.12 km, -122.6968307° West, 38.6199989° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.12 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/08/17 / 2017-08-31 15:59:16 / August 31, 2017 @ 3:59 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72882765. Id of event: nc72882765. The 3.57-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:59:16 / 7:59 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, Davis, Tamalpais Valley (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Vallejo (c. 115 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Fairfield (c. 105 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Richmond (c. 103 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Vacaville (c. 92 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 11 km WNW of Calistoga, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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