A minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/03/21 / 2021-03-01 22:26:44 / March 1, 2021 @ 10:26 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.04 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: nc73530011. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73530011. The 3.19-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:26:44 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -122.7313309° West, latitude 38.7611656° North, depth = 1.04 km.
Event epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Vacaville (c. 92 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Novato (c. 51 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Colusa, Vacaville, American Canyon (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
Did you feel it?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 3 km SE of The Geysers, CA.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.