A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73517370. Id of event: nc73517370. Exact location of earthquake, -122.8069992° West, 38.8258324° North, depth 1.27 km. Global time and date of event 28/01/21 / 2021-01-28 06:00:06 / January 28, 2021 @ 6:00 am UTC/GMT. The 2.93-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:00:06 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.27 km (1 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napa, Petaluma, Williams (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 44 km (27 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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 NW of The Geysers, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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