A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/03/18 / 2018-03-20 06:55:43 / March 20, 2018 @ 6:55 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.73 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 22:55:43 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -122.7598343 West, latitude 38.7910004 North, depth = 2.73 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72987581. Id of event: nc72987581.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winters, Napa, Williams (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop).
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 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km N of The Geysers, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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