A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from The Geysers in CA. The temblor was picked up at 20:56:46 / 8:56 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.09 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -122.777832° West, 38.7905006° North, depth 0.09 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72957371. Unique identifier: nc72957371. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/01/18 / 2018-01-23 04:56:46 / January 23, 2018 @ 4:56 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winters, Napa, Williams (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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