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3.4-magnitude quake wakes up Santa Rosa in Northern California, USGS reports

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A 3.4-magnitude earthquake shook Santa Rosa, California, on Thursday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reports.

The 5.8-mile deep quake hit 1.8 miles east of the San Francisco Bay Area city at 5:45 a.m. Pacific time, according to the USGS.

There were no initial reports of damage or injuries.

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Moderate magnitude 4.1 quake hits 22 miles north of Santa Rosa, California, United States in the morning

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A magnitude 4.1 earthquake near Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA, was reported only 6 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 1.7 miles beneath the epicenter in the morning on Monday 19 April 2021 at 11:50 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.

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Small earthquake rattles Santa Rosa Monday night

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A small earthquake rattled parts of Santa Rosa Monday evening.

The magnitude 2.7 tremor struck at 8:22 p.m. at a depth of about 3.4 miles, according to the United States Geological Survey.

Its epicenter was located on Santa Rosa’s Bicentennial Way near the Kaiser Permanente hospital, the geological website said.

Within 20 minutes, 165 people had reported to the website they had felt the quake.

It came two days after a magnitude 4.2 earthquake near the town of Aromas along the border of Monterey and San Benito counties that shook parts of the Bay Area.

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