4.4 earthquake strikes near Geysers

January 4, 2009 8:07:26 PM PST
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.4 struck in Sonoma County Sunday morning near The Geysers, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake struck at about 9:30 a.m. and had a depth of 2.7 miles, according to the USGS.

The quake was centered about two miles from The Geysers and 13 miles east of Cloverdale.

Earlier this morning, an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck near The Geysers, according to the USGS.

The earthquake struck at about 7:30 a.m. and had a depth of 1.4 miles, according to the USGS.

The quake was centered about a mile from The Geysers and 12 miles east of Cloverdale.


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