A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Global time and date of event 24/09/20 / 2020-09-24 10:11:15 / September 24, 2020 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:11:15 / 10:11 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc73462221. Event ids that are associated: nc73462221. Exact location of event, depth 1.2 km, -122.7774963° West, 38.803833° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.2 km (1 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 41 km (25 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), 52 km (32 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winters, Napa, Williams (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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