3.0 magnitude earthquake strikes near Geysers

June 17, 2012 5:41:34 PM PDT
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.0 struck near The Geysers in Sonoma County this afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake struck at about 1:30 p.m. at a depth of about 1.2 miles, according to the USGS.

The epicenter was about 1 mile northwest of The Geysers and 26 miles northwest of Santa Rosa.