A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Unique identifier: nc73355275. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73355275. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 01:14:27 / March 18, 2020 @ 1:14 am. Exact location of event, depth 2.76 km, -122.8293304° West, 38.8110008° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.76 km (2 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:14:27 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter).
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), 54 km (33 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napa, Williams, Petaluma (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 7 km WNW of The Geysers, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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