A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in CA on Monday. Global time and date of event 26/02/18 / 2018-02-26 15:44:37 / February 26, 2018 @ 3:44 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:44:37 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.33 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: nc72976426. Event ids that are associated: nc72976426. Exact location of event, depth 3.33 km, -122.7839966° West, 38.7975006° North.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Winters, Napa, Williams. Earthquake epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 3 km NW of The Geysers, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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