A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Anderson Springs in CA on Saturday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 10:17:55 / October 24, 2020 @ 10:17 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:17:55 / 10:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 2.13 km, -122.6973343° West, 38.7671661° North. Id of earthquake: nc73474556. Event ids that are associated: nc73474556. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.13 km (1 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 36 km (23 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Vacaville (c. 92 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Vacaville, American Canyon, Novato (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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