A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Exact location, longitude -122.8178329° West, latitude 38.8096657° North, depth = 2.49 km. The 2.86-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:14:36 / 11:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.49 km (2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/05/19 / 2019-05-29 19:14:36 / May 29, 2019 @ 7:14 pm. Id of earthquake: nc73189226. Event ids that are associated: nc73189226.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napa, Williams, Petaluma (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km NW of The Geysers, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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