A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km S of Santa Rosa Is., CA (43 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39495071. Id of event: ci39495071. Exact location of event, longitude -120.244 West, latitude 33.3338333 North, depth = 15.87 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.87 km (10 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:32:22 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/12/20 / 2020-12-16 11:32:22 / December 16, 2020 @ 11:32 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km S of Santa Rosa Is., CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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