A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from The Geysers in CA on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73493050. Id of event: nc73493050. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:45:06 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -122.807663 West, latitude 38.8214989 North, depth = 2.43 km. Global time and date of event 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 10:45:06 / December 4, 2020 @ 10:45 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.43 km (2 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Novato, Colusa, Winters (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four 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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