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9km (6mi) ENE of Yountville, California 14km (9mi) N of Napa, California 23km (14mi) NE of Sonoma, California 25km (16mi) WNW of Vacaville, California 68km (42mi) WSW of Sacramento, California
Most important Earthquake Data:
Magnitude : 4.09
Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2015-05-21 19:53:01
GMT/UTC Time : 2015-05-22 02:53:01
Depth (Hypocenter) : 13.03 km
Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below.
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Yountville – VERY STRONG JOLT!!! scared! aprox 7:55 pm
Sonoma – Mild shake
Vacaville – It felt more rolling. No objects displaced.
Napa – A little shaking/rolling
Vacaville – I felt gentle rolling motion as I sat on the sofa. No damage. Curious to know of any damage in the Napa Valley. My husband is an insurance claims adjuster. Was this an aftershock to the Napa earthquake of last August? That one caused major shaking and damage to the plaster walls in our house.
Sonoma – Short but strong
Napa CA – Shock the whole house central napa
Napa – Heard it before I felt it, sounded like a very strong gust of wind. Standing in the kitchen, my glass of liquid had a small tusamni. Disturbing, especially in light of the quake last August.
Fairfield – Felt more like house was sliding side to side. Not as strong as napa quake. No damage
Petaluma – sitting here at the keyboard and the floor shook for 20 seconds
Vacaville – No damage. Only a few seconds of mild shaking.
Sonoma – Mild shaking of short duration
Petaluma, CA – FLOOR SHOOK FOR 20 SECONDS
Fairfield – No damage.I’m vacationing at Extended Stay America and I live in a room on the third floor.The walls and bed began to sway.The refrigerator shook and made strange noises.I’m not injured but am happy that I wasn’t using the elevator while the quake occured
Oakland – Sitting on couch. Muffled crack sound and apartment building faintly swayed for about 5 seconds. Cat woke up and looked around. I noted the time and looked up seismic activity a couple minutes later. Sure enough it was exactly 7:53.
Santa Rosa – Quick jolt…headboard bounced me forward.
Napa – Sitting on the couch felt the rolling action told my husband who was standing in the kitchen. He didn’t believe me. Nothing rattled or broke
Rohnert Parak – I was playing on the third floor of my apartment. Felt a slight movement. didn’t see the lights move. no sound
Napa – Shook my whole house for 15 to 20 seconds. No damage. Felt a single jolt about 5 minutes later.
Vacaville – I live in an upstairs apartment and I first thought that my fat cat had jumped up behind me on the sofa chair I was sitting in, but quickly realized it was an earthquake.
Fairfield California – Heard the building creak in several places and felt some
Napa, Ca – Propert does not appear to be damaged. Was in a restaurant in downtown Napa, sitting at a bar. Could feel and see slight swaying. Knew it was an earthquake but not everyone around me did.
Napa – Heard the house creak first then felt a strong jolt with a sense of falling.
Vacaville – Inside the house it felt like a minor shaking followed by a one time feeling of riding a wave as it went by.
Santa Barbara CA – Chandelier started swinging slightly and my suspicion was confirmed on the news this afternoon…on this chart all reports seem to be in Nevada.