A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in CA on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.93 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: nc71111274. Ids that are associated to the event: nc71111274. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/19 / 2019-10-28 08:10:43 / October 28, 2019 @ 8:10 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.778 West, latitude 38.807 North, depth = 0.93 km. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:10:43 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Colusa, Novato, Winters (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km NNW of The Geysers, CA.
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