A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from The Geysers in CA. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 01:52:34 / March 6, 2021 @ 1:52 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73531746. Id of event: nc73531746. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.35 km (1 miles). Exact location, longitude -122.7795029° West, latitude 38.8043327° North, depth = 1.35 km. The 2.93-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:52:34 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winters, Napa, Williams. The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 167 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Napa (c. 76 900 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Petaluma (c. 57 900 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Rohnert Park (c. 41 000 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Windsor (c. 26 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 4 km NNW of The Geysers, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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