A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from The Geysers in CA. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.46 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 08:23:36 / 8:23 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc73189066. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73189066. Exact location of event, longitude -122.8193359 West, latitude 38.810833 North, depth = 1.46 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/05/19 / 2019-05-29 16:23:36 / May 29, 2019 @ 4:23 pm.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napa, Williams, Petaluma (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 74 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).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 7 km NW of The Geysers, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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