A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Rohnert Park in CA. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.49 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73039516. Id of event: nc73039516. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/07/18 / 2018-07-02 19:53:55 / July 2, 2018 @ 7:53 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:53:55 / 11:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -122.6361694 West, latitude 38.3498344 North, depth = 6.49 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from San Francisco (c. 805 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Oakland (c. 390 700 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Concord (c. 122 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Vallejo (c. 115 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alamo, Clayton, Pittsburg (min 5000 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 6 km ENE of Rohnert Park, CA.
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