A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Angwin in California. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.54 km (-0 miles). The 2.95-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:21:44 / 1:21 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nc72901891. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72901891. Global time and date of event 29/09/17 / 2017-09-29 21:21:44 / September 29, 2017 @ 9:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -122.3844986° West, 38.625° North, depth -0.54 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Corte Madera, Concord, Larkspur (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Sacramento (c. 466 500 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Concord (c. 122 100 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Vallejo (c. 115 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Fairfield (c. 105 300 pop).
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 fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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