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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 6km NW of American Canyon, California on Sunday, 24 August 2014

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 6km NW of American Canyon, California on Sunday, 24 August 2014

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - 6km NW of American Canyon, California on Sunday, 24 August 2014
Aug 24 22:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Date & time: Sunday, 24 August 2014 10:20 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, August 24, 2014 03:20:44
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 11.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2202°N / 122.3128°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (93 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 24 Aug 2014
Sun, 24 Aug 10:20 UTCM 6.1 / 11 kmSAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIF.EMSC
Sun, 24 Aug 10:20 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmNorthern CaliforniaGFZ

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Twain harte / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up
Pacific heights San Francisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Novato, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke my husband and I up, and although only 5 seconds, it was strong jolting. I don't usually get scared, but this one got my heart pumping. My husband didn't find any obvious wall cracks.
Walnut creek (39.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
East Palo Alto / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
tracy ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt american canyon M6.0
Novato, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke my husband and I up, and although only 5 seconds, it was strong jolting. I don't usually get scared, but this one got my heart pumping. My husband didn't find any obvious wall cracks.
2403 kaiser way antioch ca 94531 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Morgan Hill, CA / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Fairfield, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Novato, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke my husband and I up, and although only 5 seconds, it was strong jolting. I don't usually get scared, but this one got my heart pumping. My husband didn't find any obvious wall cracks.
cotati, ca / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): We were woken to the sound of the windows shaking. Everything was shaking loudly. This was around 3:30 am.
west sacramento (80.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Jose / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt whole room sway strongly but only for a few seconds.
Novato, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke my husband and I up, and although only 5 seconds, it was strong jolting. I don't usually get scared, but this one got my heart pumping. My husband didn't find any obvious wall cracks.
berkeley, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oakland, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Francisco / MMI IV (Light shaking)
sacramento / MMI IV (Light shaking): Couch shaking people woken up
Petaluma, CA / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
San Francisco / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sonoma ca / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Felt strong shaking in RV. At Sonoma Raceway
Santa Rosa / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Vallejo / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Windsor, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought the girlfriend was shaking the bed... and moving things around on the night stand. Well, she wasn't... but the quake was. Chandeliers swinging about three feet. Rocked for about 6 seconds.
San Francisco, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I live in downtown San Francisco. I was sitting on the couch when it started, my kitchen cabinets swung open and a few dishes broke, it seemed to last for quite some time after the initial intensity wore off.
San Ramon, CA (57.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Petaluma, CA / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Windsor, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought the girlfriend was shaking the bed... and moving things around on the night stand. Well, she wasn't... but the quake was. Chandeliers swinging about three feet. Rocked for about 6 seconds.
Hillsborough (75.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Rattling noises followed by sudden jolt then rattling again. Shutters moved.
Berkeley, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pleasanton / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 3-5 seconds
Vacaville CA / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt my bed shaking in Vacaville 20+ miles away. It was the strongest quake I have felt since 1989. The house creaked and the bed physically moved for about 10 seconds.
Bodega Bay close to Jenner / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up.
Glen Ellen, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Rafael / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Light shaking and rumbling. It lasted for a long time.
Martinez, ca~ very strong shaking. It woke us up (34 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
los gatos / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I sure felt it. Awake from bed during a lovemaking session. Oh baby the room moved for me as you were making loe
Hillsborough (75.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Rattling noises followed by sudden jolt then rattling again. Shutters moved.
San Rafael / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Light shaking and rumbling. It lasted for a long time.
Williams / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
los gatos / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I sure felt it. Awake from bed during a lovemaking session. Oh baby the room moved for me as you were making loe
Woodland, ca / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Davis CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was strong enough to wake us up in Davis, CA. Nothing fell off the walls and no apparent damage. Estimate it went on for 30 seconds--long time, like the Loma Prieta was.
San Francisco / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up and shaking lasted a long time
Davis CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): lasted 8-10 seconds, room swaying, cat wondering what is going on!!
Foster city / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Palo Alto , ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Danville,ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Lasted a long time.
San Francisco (glen park) (55.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Palo Alto , ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Vallejo, Ca (17.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
2400 Tremont cr brentwood, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Francisco, Ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): The earthquake felt long, and it manifested as a protracted rolling motion-not a jerky one.
Berkeley (38.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Not very strong but lasted a long time, 10-15 seconds.
Palo Alto , ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Emeryville (42.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
94553 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me and my family up!
Palo Alto , ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santa Rosa, CA / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Campbell (108.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rolling shacking lasting about 10-15 seconds
San Anselmo / MMI IV (Light shaking): About 10 sec....awakened
zip code 94015 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): probably 10-20 seconds I think most people here slept through it
94040 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cupertino california / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
oakland / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cupertino california / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Santa Rosa / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very strong but short
Cupertino california / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Windsor, CA (43.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Davis (59.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
tiburon / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up. Lasted for at least 10 sec if not more
mountain view, ca / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Light shaking
grizzly peak, berkeley, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Long, rolling shaking seemed like over half a minute, knocked a porcelain coffee funnel off the stove, but no other objects were displaced and no damage to report.
San Ramon, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was sleeping all of a sudden I woke up. The shaking went on for like 8 seconds.
Oakland / MMI IV (Light shaking)
mountain view, ca / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Light shaking
Santa Rosa (39.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): This one woke up everyone in the house. Lots of shaking. The light over the dining room table was swinging for some time. Pretty strong.
Petaluma, ca (28 km W of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke us up
94553 / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke me and my family up!
santa rosa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
95383 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up with closet doors shaking
San francisco / MMI IV (Light shaking): Experienced shaking for about 5 seconds, not even strong enough to rattle pictures, but did wake up my family who are heavy sleepers.
Hayward ca / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
grizzly peak, berkeley, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Long, rolling shaking seemed like over half a minute, knocked a porcelain coffee funnel off the stove, but no other objects were displaced and no damage to report.
Suisun City / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke everyone in my house up.
sacramento / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
vacaville, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows rattling. Felt like our bed was being rocked like a cradle. Seem to last a bit long.
Dixon / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up to shaking, blinds swinging and swimming pool water water sloshing over the edges.
San francisco / MMI IV (Light shaking): Experienced shaking for about 5 seconds, not even strong enough to rattle pictures, but did wake up my family who are heavy sleepers.
Sunnyvale ca 94086 / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sunnyvale, california / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Millbrae / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Francisco, CA (49.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
vacaville / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Pleasanton / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sacramento / MMI III (Weak shaking): Woke up with windows shaking
Santa Rosa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
sacrament o / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Walnut Creek CA / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Building shaking and swaying for quite awhile
Sacramento / MMI III (Weak shaking): Woke up with windows shaking
Woodland va / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany California / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Danville, ca (57 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Vacaville (32.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
el cerrito, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Walnut Creek / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
sacramento (83.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was at UCD Davis hospital in sacramento sitting in a chair and it began wobbling giving a nausea type feeling then the building was obviously wobbling side to side.
Alameda / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was asleep and it woke me up. It woke up a friend in another room too. My husband is oblivious and fast asleep. The bed was shaking and there was an animal on the roof that was shaken off.
rohnert park / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Fremont, ca / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Woken from sleep. Gentle, but distinct rolling motion. Dogs barking in neighborhood.
Woodland va / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Petaluma,, CA / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Woke us out of a dead sleep. Severe shaking seemed like it was not going to end.
Oakley, Ca / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Benicia, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke from a dead sleep, pretty intense shaking
Fremont, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking): House shook and swayed, with movement lasting 10-15 seconds
Petaluma,, CA / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Woke us out of a dead sleep. Severe shaking seemed like it was not going to end.
Albany California / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rohnert park, called / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was a swaying and made me nauseous, but it dinged like someone was trying to get in my from door! Dog alert barked.
Napa, Ca / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Benicia, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke from a dead sleep, pretty intense shaking
Oakland CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rohnert park, called / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was a swaying and made me nauseous, but it dinged like someone was trying to get in my from door! Dog alert barked.
Elk Grove, ca / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Albany California / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Albany California / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cotati / MMI V (Moderate shaking): A long earthquake! It was strong enough for me to protect my face with my arm just in case!
NE Santa Rosa / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Rohnert park, called / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was a swaying and made me nauseous, but it dinged like someone was trying to get in my from door! Dog alert barked.
Santa Rosa, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Benicia, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke from a dead sleep, pretty intense shaking
woodland / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me from a sound sleep. Closet doors rateling. House swaying side to side.
Rohnert park, called / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was a swaying and made me nauseous, but it dinged like someone was trying to get in my from door! Dog alert barked.
san francisco / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Costanoa lodge near Santa Cruz CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Folsom, Ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Occidental, Sonoma County, CA / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
mountain view, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Daly City/Pacifica, CA (83.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): clear sounds of furniture creaking, wakened sleepers
concord, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Seemed like the shaking wouldn't stop.
bodega bay, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
san jose, california / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Mateo, CA 94403 (75.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke me up....lots of shaking lasted about 10 seconds.
Sacramento / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oakland / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Woke me up, lasted a long time
crockett / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Santa Rosa CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
el cerrito, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Francisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Francisco / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
concord ca / not felt
San Francisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Oakland / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up... Steady shaking
Hollister (171.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It woke this heavy sleeper up!
Stanford CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oakland / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up... Steady shaking
Fremont (85.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fremont / MMI IV (Light shaking): Rolling motion. Mostly north-south, but I think also in other directions. I felt very unsteady, as if I were in a small boat/
Oakland / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up... Steady shaking
Fremont / MMI IV (Light shaking): Rolling motion. Mostly north-south, but I think also in other directions. I felt very unsteady, as if I were in a small boat/
San Francisco, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
oakland (41.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
woodland, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
94536 / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Oakland, CA / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Woke up because felt like bed was shaking.
martinez, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Francisco, Merced Heights (57.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Prolonged light shaking, growing slightly stronger toward the end. Also grew louder toward the end.
Vacaville / MMI VI (Strong shaking): House swayed for almost a full minute with aftershocks
San Ramon, CA (58.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): Long lasting rolling feel.
Walnut Creek / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Novato / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It made me jump out of bed. Our entire household was awakened
petaluma, california (28.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): big jolt and lots of shaking. even the cats looked surprised.
Vacaville / MMI VI (Strong shaking): House swayed for almost a full minute with aftershocks
Novato / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It made me jump out of bed. Our entire household was awakened
martinez, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Anselmo, CA / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): San Anselmo, CA Violent shaking, bed rocking, disoriented when I got up to walk! Very Scarey!
Walnut Creek, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Novato / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It made me jump out of bed. Our entire household was awakened
Petaluma / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
San Jose / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Martinez, Ca / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Long deep shakes
Castro Valley, CA (60.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oakley, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up. Lasted 3 - 5 seconds
Concord (37.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
94583 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sunnyvale, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Martinez, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I woke up to rocking back and forth in bed.
Orinda,ca (43.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): "rolling" shaking motion of entire house - duration at least 5 sec... dog went ballistic
hayward ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rohnert Park (34.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
225 King street San Francisco, ca 94107 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Francisco (50.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): More swaying than jolting.
pleasanton, ca (70.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
hercules, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Orinda,ca (43.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): "rolling" shaking motion of entire house - duration at least 5 sec... dog went ballistic
Mill Valley, CA / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Santa Rosa (41.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Milpitas, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
gilroy / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
pleasant hill 94523 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
sunnyvale / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Petaluma Ca / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Antioch ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up from a dead sleep, the whole house and everything in it shook. 5 min later small hanging objects are still swinging, cupboard slammed and my bedroom door opened.
San Francisco (50.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): More swaying than jolting.
South San Francisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
94709 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up
Mill valley, ca / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
South San Francisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mountain House / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
concord, ca 94521 (40 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
South San Francisco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sacramento, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shook for a little, 10-15 seconds, then a swaying occurred and my blinds rocked gently against window
Brisbane ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Stockton / MMI IV (Light shaking)
SOMA, San Francisco, CA (49.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up
Walnut Creek, Ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Quite a long time, hear house cracking sound, house swaying.
vacaville ca (32.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): woke me up
San Ramon, CA (58.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
alameda,ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Mateo, CA (76.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): At 3:20 a.m., August 24, 2014 in San Mateo, CA, my dog and I both jumped up in bed at the same time. The bed was rattling against the wall and shaking. My perfume bottles on the dresser next to my bed, and other items on my dresser were shaking so hard, I thought they were going to fall off. It lasted for approximately one-two minutes.
San Francisco, CA (52 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
vacaville ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): strong enough to wake me up i am a deep sleeper
oakley / MMI IV (Light shaking)
vacaville ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): strong enough to wake me up i am a deep sleeper
vacaville ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking): strong enough to wake me up i am a deep sleeper
Anchor Bay / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt slight shaking at around 3:22 AM.
lafayette, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sonoma county / MMI IV (Light shaking): My family and I were asleep and were awakened by the shaking.
Clearlake ca / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): I am in Clearlake ca my whole house was shaking and it woke me up everything was moving
sf / MMI IV (Light shaking)
sunnyvale, ca (97.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Dublin, ca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
sunnyvale, ca (97.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
suisun,ca / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Sacramento, CA (76.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I experienced a rolling sensation for roughly 40 seconds, accompanied by the shaking of blinds, movement of pictures on walls, and rattling of items on my desk. The sensation was most intense in the beginning, gradually attenuating after the first 10 seconds.
Livermore, CA (76.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting in my chair at my computer and it felt like someone was lightly shaking my chair. Nothing really moved, but my mother was woken up by it.
Oakland, california (41.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Fairfax, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Berkeley CA (38.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Jose, ca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
menlo park, ca / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Davis, CA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Emeryville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Jose / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt bed moving an fan was rocking
Emeryville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Emeryville / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sacramento, CA (101.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sitting in the living room and felt as though my chair was moving back and forth. The light fixture in the dining room started swaying.
San Jose, ca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Jose, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Twin Peaks, San Francisco / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
San Jose, ca / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Jose, ca / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Menlo Park (86 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Walnut Creek / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It seemed very long!
Mountain View (95.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
San Jose / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was trying to sleep and suddenly it felt like someone was trying to shake me, but I was just the Earth...
Mountain View (95.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Yountvie / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
El Sobrante, CA / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Sacramento, CA / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Elk grove, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Door, bed, table in bedroom some shaking
rohnert park / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Ramon / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up, felt whole room shaking.
soma, san francisco, ca (50.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Anselmo, ca (34.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up. Lasted 3 - 5 seconds.
San Anselmo, ca (34.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up. Lasted 3 - 5 seconds.
Lafayette / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Rafael (United States) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up and was super scary!!!  (via EMSC)
Rohnert Park (United States) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Rattled items on the walls and shelves but nothing fell. Felt rolling/rocking for a minute or more. Lights flickered but stayed on. Dog was acting "funny" and was whining a few minutes before the earthquake hit. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): It lasted about 9 seconds. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. Felt a good bed shake. (via EMSC)
Santa Clara (United States) (100 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was watching a movie with my wife and we were on the floor and suddenly I felt an earth quake and we got hella scared . (via EMSC)
Sunnyvale (United States) (97 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up when my bed rocked back and forth. (via EMSC)
Los Altos (United States) (93 km S from epicenter)(no details): Rolling motion and lasted about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
Stanford (United States) (88 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was on the second floor of Stanford Hospital. Felt like the hospital was swaying. (via EMSC)
Hayward (United States) (64 km S from epicenter)(no details): def felt it. felt like something was shaking my bed! good morning bay area! (via EMSC)
Clayton (United States) (45 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up around 3:24 and lasted about 20 secs. Dog woke up right before and was walking around. Home shook but nothing fell. (via EMSC)
Sausalito (United States) (42 km S from epicenter)(no details): Tremor lasted maybe 30 seconds. Woke me up around 3:30 am. (via EMSC)
Lafayette (United States) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I just didn't know what to do, felt frozen in place, unsure what to do next, and kept thinking it couldn't last too much longer, and finally it ended after about 15-20 seconds. (via EMSC)
Orinda (United States) (39 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up, but didn't hear anything fall in the house (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): We were asleep in bed. Woke us from our sleep. Seemed to last a long time - 30 seconds. No noticeable damage. (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): We live in cordelia pretty close to vallejo and it was pretty scary woke me out of my sleep and really scared me I felt like everything was going to crumble under us my dog hot freaked out too (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): steady back and forth motion (via EMSC)
Novato (United States) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Just happened 8 min. Ago. The whole house shook. Nothing broken or moved. But very noticeable. (via EMSC)
Middletown (United States) (65 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Older house (1-floor, wood) has all doors opened and moved during the quake, before that many doors were not smoothly fit into the opening, and construction slightly shifted so that they changed their adjustment for the better. Newer house didn't show any shifts or anything with doors. (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt the main 6.0 quake which happened in Napa, Can at 3:20am Sunday morning 8/24/14 while I was sleeping. It felt like a coulpe of big jolts and heavy shaking. (via EMSC)
Santa Clara (United States) (100 km S from epicenter)(no details): only swaying side to side, not rolling, no jolting (via EMSC)
San Mateo (United States) (71 km S from epicenter)(no details): Shook the bed.   House creaked a bit.   (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): At our location it seemed like a steady long shaking. It reduced a little toward the end and then increased for a short while and then rocked out slowly. (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me and my family up. Usually the quakes around here are brief and sway in one direction. But this was long, rolled and jiggled all over the place. I waited in bed, trying to decide if it was going to intensify. When it settled all the animals were making a commotion.  (via EMSC)
San Anselmo (United States) (34 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It lasted for about 20 seconds, it started with a rumble and got stronger and stronger. We had some items fall down off the shelves. (via EMSC)
Pioneer (United States) (155 km E from epicenter)(no details): I'm 2 hours inland and I hardly felt the quake. Cool for me, haven't felt an earthquake in a few years. Can't imagine what it was like in the Bay Area though. (via EMSC)
Santa Cruz (United States) (140 km S from epicenter)(no details): I felt the whole house shift side to side, rocking my bed and waking me from a deep sleep. No damage here. (via EMSC)
Santa Cruz (United States) (140 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was sitting in my vehicle when suddenly EVERYTHING BECAME EXTREMELY STILL! I suddenly felt a gradually increasing sense of apprehension and then my vehicle began to sway £ tremble but there was no wind. The swaying became stronger £ stronger - then gradually subsided. There are currently minor vibrations or tremors occurring periodically. Location: 17th Avenue £ Brommer St., Santa Cruz, California 95062 Location (via EMSC)
Santa Cruz (United States) (140 km S from epicenter)(no details): My whole house was shaking back and forth. No damage here. (via EMSC)
Boulder Creek (United States) (122 km S from epicenter)(no details): The quake was a back and forth motion not a rolling one. (via EMSC)
Boulder Creek (United States) (116 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. Bed shaking. (via EMSC)
Rocklin (United States) (114 km NE from epicenter)(no details): noticed a dog started barking, that's how I knew I wasn't imagining it. (via EMSC)
Los Gatos (United States) (113 km S from epicenter)(no details): Slow roll (via EMSC)
Los Gatos (United States) (113 km S from epicenter)(no details): First time I've ever felt an earthquake. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (105 km S from epicenter)(no details): It felt like a strong rocking. It woke me up.I was scared. I went and checked on my kids and they were still sleeping. I hope that's the grunt if it. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Light side to side shaking lasted about 30-45 seconds. Honestly at first I thought my dog was scratching on the couch (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): Slow shudder, then stronger east west movement followed by a good east west jolt. Total duration 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): It had a shifting feeling and seemed go on for a bit (approx. 1 min). Apprehensive that it would grow stronger, but it didn't. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up and got my adrenaline flowing! (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): In the past, I don't usually feel so much on the ground floor. It used to be stronger on the top floor. This time, it felt strong while I was on the ground floor so it must be a big one. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very short and gentle side to side not rough shaking. Nothing fell off shelves but enough to wake me from sleep (I am a heavy sleeper). Son slept through it. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): I heard the sliding doors on the wardrobe rattle and felt the bed shake for about 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): I hace a fish tank and it wake me up becouse of moving muy bed slow and i luck st the fish tank and the water was moving from the fish tank it feel long time idn almost 2 min (via EMSC)
Santa Clara (United States) (100 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up (via EMSC)
Sunnyvale (United States) (97 km S from epicenter)(no details): I felt the earth quake tonight in Sunnyvale at 315am. My bed was shaking and so was the bathroom door. I didn't know what happened and thought someone was shaking the bed from inside or my daughter sleeping next to me was shaking something. It was a minor one, but enough to alert you that the earth is shaking underneath. (via EMSC)
Sunnyvale (United States) (97 km S from epicenter)(no details): It felt like a really big person was slamming around on the outside stairs and running into the walls, but it wasn't! (via EMSC)
Sunnyvale (United States) (97 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was more than 75 miles away & felt its jerky movements. (via EMSC)
Portola Valley (United States) (96 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us both up from deep sleep. No damage. Felt like a sudden wave then passed. Heard the house creaking and windows rattle.  (via EMSC)
Stockton (United States) (95 km E from epicenter)(no details): Lasted quite a while, a good 20 seconds or better. (via EMSC)
Tracy (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It swayed like the ocean waves (via EMSC)
Milpitas (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Just felt the room was shaking (via EMSC)
Milpitas (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I was the only one in my home awake at the time. The other four people in my house remained asleep. (via EMSC)
Milpitas (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It woke both me and my dog up. (via EMSC)
Milpitas (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt this a few minutes ago. Woke us up. Slow shale back and forth motion. (via EMSC)
Milpitas (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 15 seconds (via EMSC)
Mountain View (United States) (94 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was strong enough down in Mountain View to wake me up from my sleep. (via EMSC)
Los Altos (United States) (93 km S from epicenter)(no details): Rattling-sounding rolling shake that woke me up. (via EMSC)
Portola Valley (United States) (92 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up! I thought someone was in my room shaking my bed as hard as they could. First one I have ever felt, I'm happy it was small I couldn't imagine a big one. (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (88 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up! (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Rattled some hanging items, no damage. (via EMSC)
Palo Alto (United States) (87 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up at 322 am (via EMSC)
Woodside (United States) (86 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted approximately 20-30 seconds. Mild tremor, increased in intensity & felt that for 10-15 seconds then slowly dissipated. Woke dogs up alarmed.  (via EMSC)
Elk Grove (United States) (86 km E from epicenter)(no details): Bed was shaking and scared me. (via EMSC)
Elk Grove (United States) (86 km E from epicenter)(no details): Lying awake and the bed started shaking, heard creaking noises, window blinds swaying, stood up and got dizzy. Cat didn't seem to notice anything at all! (via EMSC)
Menlo Park (United States) (85 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was the only one who walked outside. I think maybe my neighbors slept through it? (via EMSC)
Atherton (United States) (85 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up from sleep (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (84 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt the bed shaking and heard creaking sounds  (via EMSC)
East Palo Alto (United States) (84 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was a steady shake and about 7 secondsr (via EMSC)
East Palo Alto (United States) (84 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was a steady shake and about 7 secondsr (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It's 3:18 am and my dog starts to growl, woke me up. Then things started to roll. It was a rolling rippling effect. I lay there quite with my heart beating out my chest. Forget going back to sleep. Hope no one was hurt by it. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Rolling for what felt like minutes. Whole house was shaking all chandeliers lamps swinging (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Swimming pools had big waves! (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up out of my sleep. Kids did no wakeup. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I was in my upstairs apartment after 3 am and the floor and my chair shook, stopped for a moment, then shook.again. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): it was just subtle happened for a couple few seconds the nothing and then again just for a few seconds (via EMSC)
West Sacramento (United States) (80 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up from sleep. Lasted what felt a long time. (via EMSC)
Newark (United States) (79 km S from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake made me feel like I had no choice but to forget what I was doing and give all my attention to it, like pausing strickly dead in my tracks and watching my 60" flat screen wable, wable side to side for those strange 7 seconds you hardly ever get to witness in life (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (79 km S from epicenter)(no details): We have 2 cats. One was howling to go out at 2:30am and the other had not left my side and then just locked his eyes on me the entire time it was rocking. After hearing about the Chile quake I knew this was not unexpected with all the activity around Clearlake the last few days. (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (79 km S from epicenter)(no details): long one...woke all of us from bed... felt a strong shake with cracking sounds... (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (79 km S from epicenter)(no details): Shaking utensils in our kitchen woke us up. Mild but noticeable. (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (79 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke us up from sleeping (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (78 km S from epicenter)(no details): Our whole appartment building was moving for 15 seconds or more I was on 2nd floor was Trykng to sleep now sleep is gone it was the strongest since long time  (via EMSC)
San Carlos (United States) (78 km S from epicenter)(no details): Moderate shaking. Woke us up. Lasted 15 - 20 seconds. (via EMSC)
Belmont (United States) (78 km S from epicenter)(no details): San Mateo county...work us out from deep sleep. (via EMSC)
Belmont (United States) (77 km S from epicenter)(no details): It must have been under a minute...one shake then lots of shakes (like someone was trying to wake you) then it was over but it did wake everyone up including animals then lights it the neighborhood started going on. (via EMSC)
Foster City (United States) (73 km S from epicenter)(no details): Whoah, watching a spooky show and suddenly my living room felt like a boat on a windy day for about 10 secs blinds and lamps swaying. Cats are skittling around like world is ending hehe.. (via EMSC)
Union City (United States) (73 km S from epicenter)(no details): This earthquake seemed to have lasted rather long.... although after watching local news it was reported to have lasted about 15seconds(longest 15sec.of my life) ;( (via EMSC)
Pleasanton (United States) (72 km SE from epicenter)(no details): the water in the inground pool at the hotel was moving (via EMSC)
San Mateo (United States) (72 km S from epicenter)(no details): Was a asleep, woke husband & me, bed shook for a while. (via EMSC)
Woodland (United States) (71 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Rolling/shaking. My house starting making noise, like it was sprinkling outside. (via EMSC)
Burlingame (United States) (70 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was so scary.... (via EMSC)
Hidden Valley Lake (United States) (70 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shook my bed about an inch (north and south) for approximately 3 seconds at 3:23 am Sun. Aug 24 2014. (via EMSC)
Millbrae (United States) (68 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. I'm happy to report it didn't last long. My very first one. (via EMSC)
Pacifica (United States) (68 km S from epicenter)(no details): It started very mild for a few seconds. Then got more dramatic. Only lasted for about 15 seconds though, thank God! Everything seems fine here too (via EMSC)
Pacifica (United States) (68 km S from epicenter)(no details): It shook for a long time and everything in my room was moving (via EMSC)
Pacifica (United States) (68 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up (via EMSC)
Isleton (United States) (68 km E from epicenter)(no details): I live in a trailer in Isleton. Whole trailer shook and rocked. Woke me and my dogs up. Lasted a while! (via EMSC)
Guerneville (United States) (67 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It lasted about 45 seconds. The motion I felt was unusual, as it was sort of bouncing up and down - kind of a jerky motion more than rolling, but not violent. It was enough to knock me off balance a bit, and could hear buildings rattling but not windows. I grabbed on to a parked car nearby for balance. (via EMSC)
Guerneville (United States) (67 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. (via EMSC)
Guerneville (United States) (67 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Side to side motion, lasted about 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
San Bruno (United States) (65 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was a pretty good one. Felt like maybe a four? Woke me up and was strong enough to make me consider duck and covering. Felt like it lasted around ten seconds or so. Strongest quake I've felt in years. Doesn't seem like there was any damage. (via EMSC)
Oakley (United States) (65 km E from epicenter)(no details): I had woken up about 5 minutes before, laying in bed when it started rocking back and forth gently.  Window coverings were also moving (via EMSC)
Bethel Island (United States) (63 km E from epicenter)(no details): House was shaking enough to awake me, seemed to last 30 sec. (via EMSC)
Davis (United States) (63 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The house made creaking sounds during the quake (via EMSC)
Davis (United States) (63 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Shaking of house woke me. Sound of house creaking, hanging window shade moving back and forth from east to west for close to 1 minute. No lights out or visible damage. (via EMSC)
South San Francisco (United States) (62 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke up right before. survival sence willing me to get kids. Felt shifting back and forth and it stronger then the house began to sound. Yikes! Ok Need a family plan. (via EMSC)
Castro Valley (United States) (61 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me and I heard things rattling across the room. Knew it was an earthquake and noticed the time and went back to sleep. (via EMSC)
Castro Valley (United States) (61 km S from epicenter)(no details): About 30 seconds, woke me up and scared me!! Hope everyone is ok :) (via EMSC)
Castro Valley (United States) (61 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke the whole family up. (via EMSC)
Daly City (United States) (59 km S from epicenter)(no details): Last long, maybe thirty seconds, my bed shaking woke me (via EMSC)
Windsor (United States) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. The house was creaking and it lasted for what felt like a long time. No damages of any kind (via EMSC)
Windsor (United States) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It's not being televised, no emergency broadcast has been activated, nothing. We are fine, we just would like to know if everyone else is too! (via EMSC)
Windsor (United States) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up, dogs barking. Crazy sounds and movement. (via EMSC)
San Leandro (United States) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): Most I have felt of an earthquake in a very long time. (via EMSC)
San Leandro (United States) (56 km S from epicenter)(no details): Had just gotten out of bed heading for the bathroom. Felt up and down movement for a few seconds. Iive on a hill. Strongest one I have felt in a long time. (via EMSC)
Rio Vista (United States) (55 km E from epicenter)(no details): Splashed water out of our pool (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (54 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was something like this crazy right?  (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up Window rattling gentle shaking  (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (51 km S from epicenter)(no details): Brief shaking woke me from sleep. May have had sensation that shaking emanated from a few different directions. (via EMSC)
Antioch (United States) (51 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It made me wake up in the middle of the night? (via EMSC)
Alameda (United States) (50 km S from epicenter)(no details): It seemed to have a violent shake in the beginning, but then changed to rolling waves. Woke me up out of a dead sleep. (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): PLACE FELT AT LAGUNA HONDA HOSPITAL NORTH BUILDING 4TH FLOOR SAN FRAN,CA (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. I heard the building rattling and clanking but nothing fell or broke. (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Seemed like it lasted more than a several seconds (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Awoke because of the very faint but perceptible continuous trembling of the bedroom and subtle noise of rattling picture frame on the wall. Seemed to last for more than five seconds. When it stopped I checked the time, clock read 3:21 am. Didn't feel scary, just that it was definitely an earthquake. (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was quite long. At least 15 seconds (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted a long time (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): From bay area but staying in San Francisco hotel(a older one) for the weekend. This woke me right up and im on the 7th floor now sleeping in clothes a bit afraid. Definitely dont want to be here for a big one! (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): 2 peaks in 5-10 seconds (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Steady shaking for 3 mins (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): move building (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up from sleeping (via EMSC)
Sebastopol (United States) (49 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It felt as if it lasted for so long! In bed,dead sleep,woke to jolt then strong shaking back and forth of our bed. I had to wake husband and we talked while it kept on. Amazed that nothing fell off shelves!? (via EMSC)
Calistoga (United States) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very scary. I woke up and ran to the bathroom because I couldn't remember what to do. Were there really two earthquakes? (via EMSC)
Calistoga (United States) (47 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up and scared the #%*@& out of me. This was my first since Loma Prieta (1989).  (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (47 km S from epicenter)(no details): I just felt a earthquake at 3:20 am it was kinda long saw my windows moving (via EMSC)
Winters (United States) (46 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Crazy! (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): Gentle shaking. Lasted about 30-40 seconds? (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up out of bed, and I instinctively grabbed my son and ducked in the doorway. Now I feel I've had a real California vacation! (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping when at 3:37 am I was woken up by strong shaking. (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): We woke up yo the building shaking at around 3:25 AM PST. (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): About 20 sec. Woke me up. (via EMSC)
Moraga (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. Bed shook. Some wine glasses rattled. (via EMSC)
Pittsburg (United States) (43 km SE from epicenter)(no details): the dogs began to bark like crazy. woke up to bed shaking very strongly. rocked the autos in the drive way.... dont know complete damage as it is dark outside. (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Just tried to 'observe' so I could accurately recall the event. Really, there's nothing a person can do but enjoy the ride! (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Got my attention (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): it felt very odd I'm not sure if it was because it was technically two earthquakes but it was much different than previous experiences and I have lived through at least 6 or 7 really good ones not just some off the top of my head other day when there was two earthquakes within minutes apart (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The house was shaking and it seemed to last a long time. (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It literally shook me out of bed!! That was frightening!! (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It woke everyone from their sleep. (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No jerk movement. Just a roll for the most part. (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping. So was everybody in the region I guess. I had a vision about it half a second before it hit. I was in my bed and thought someone was trying to wake me up and then I heard noise in the kitchen and realized it was an earthquake.. I was scared it was gonna get bigger because I have a big metal lamp over my bed.. Now can't sleep and scared that we're gonna get aftershocks :( (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I woke up for some reason heard a cat cry out side real loud, then the rambling started my whole whose was shaking for wp quite a while it was 3:28 am. Everything was shaking and moving. (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): P wave not so strong felt quick jolt. S wave rolling, stronger lasting about 20-30 seconds, doors continued to swing, hangers moving. (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): We where awakened by the a rolling motion while Laying in bed. The rolling motion lasted 20-30 Seconds. (via EMSC)
Walnut Creek (United States) (41 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I live in Walnut Creek,  California and it woke me up. (via EMSC)
Lafayette (United States) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. Lasted for 20 seconds. (via EMSC)
Walnut Creek (United States) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up just before the shaking began. Seemed to go on a long time. My apartment building timbers made some noise! Long enough to realize it must have been a big one. (via EMSC)
Walnut Creek (United States) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up out of dead sleep! (via EMSC)
Walnut Creek (United States) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Seemed to be awake right as it started. Was very long, few aftershocks once completed. (via EMSC)
Mill Valley (United States) (39 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Just worried about aftershocks! (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping in bed and it began to shake  I clung to my man and was so frightened! (via EMSC)
Berkeley (United States) (38 km S from epicenter)(no details): It felt about 30seconds long. (via EMSC)
Berkeley (United States) (38 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. Gentle roller. 5 or so seconds. About 20 minutes ago. (via EMSC)
Berkeley (United States) (38 km S from epicenter)(no details): Gentle roller nothing fell off the shelves no car alarms were set off. In Berkeley near downtown. (via EMSC)
Rohnert Park (United States) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Pretry powerful shaker! Lasted about 20 seconds. Knocked out power.Still without power. (via EMSC)
Rohnert Park (United States) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt Intense! My whole housed felt it and woke up. It was around 3:20am. Even a friend of mine an hour and fifteen minutes away in Winters, CA felt it! (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up from a dead sleep. Lasted 10 to 15 seconds. Whole house was rocking. Nothing broke but heard the glass in kitchen rattle pretty aggressively. (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up in Concord. It felt kind of gentle here. (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): When I submitted this earlier my earthquake widget showed a 4.0 east of Bakersfield. So when the 6.0 in the Bay Area showed up I thought I should resubmit. I should also clarify the it started out weak but unmistakable (from my past experience I would have guessed it as around a 3.5) but quickly build to moderate. Considering its proximity to Concord and the intensity I am surprised I didn't feel a strong P wave. (via EMSC)
Albany (United States) (36 km S from epicenter)(no details): Big one, long time (via EMSC)
Albany (United States) (36 km S from epicenter)(no details): Scary! (via EMSC)
El Cerrito (United States) (34 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us out of a dead sleep, rolled for about 8 sec.  (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Everything was fine, than the earth nation attacked, causing me to wake up from a drunk sleep (wifes 21st b-day) so it was a nice little shake here in vacaville. I hope everyone in san Francisco is all right. (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I heard door in bedroom rattling...got louder and louder..thought intrudors, got weapon and got in show with a pillow to block attack . I shook so bad from fear its over and hour sgo and im still shaking and nauseous (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke wife, dog and I out from our sleep. (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): While I sat up in bed I could feel our entire house flexing, and the water of our pool was sloshing around really powerfully up until several minutes after the earthquake had stopped. (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): 1st quake ive ever felt n im 47 . It definately got my attention n respect for mother nature .HOLY SHIT !! (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): All I know is I live in an upstairs. Apt and everything was shaking my keys fell off the table (via EMSC)
San Rafael (United States) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Rattled my bed & woke me up also heard things shaking in my studio (via EMSC)
San Rafael (United States) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): House was craking! Scary! I have been awaken. Now drinking a coffee....so stressfull (via EMSC)
San Rafael (United States) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It easily woke us up and made our mirror closet doors shake loudly. (via EMSC)
San Rafael (United States) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I happened to wake up 10 minutes before it happened so I felt the whole thing-it was strong and felt like a big one that lasted about 10-15 seconds. (I was here for the Loma Prieta in 1989). I heard it and it rattled dishes but nothing fell. Didn't wake my 12 year old up (via EMSC)
Penngrove (United States) (32 km W from epicenter)(no details): Rapid shaking followed by swaying about 30 seconds long (via EMSC)
Richmond (United States) (31 km S from epicenter)(no details): Big long jolt. Thought it was over but then the rolling started. Very scary! (via EMSC)
Petaluma (United States) (28 km W from epicenter)(no details): power flickered; closet doors opened. (via EMSC)
San Pablo (United States) (28 km S from epicenter)(no details): My house moving side to side wore me up from sleep (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): I'm from California...my high school was on the San Andreas fault...so I am used to earthquakes ... (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very visible rolling motion; worst moment maybe lasting for only a half of a second. (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): The chandelier in the foyer wa swinging for a few minutes afterward. Knocked down a folding metal chair. Everyone in house wakened. (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): it woke me up out of my sleep (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): Woke from a dead sleep. (via EMSC)
Suisun City (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): i was woke up with the bad moving and the dogs barking. I was confused as to weather the dogs were shaking the bed or if it was actually a earthquake. My other half was in the garage and he came in to see if I felt the earthquake. (via EMSC)
Novato (United States) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It certainly shook me awake. (via EMSC)
Novato (United States) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It seemed to roll for a while. Tripy. Big (via EMSC)
Novato (United States) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): started slow then began a strong but smooth rocking (via EMSC)
Benicia (United States) (23 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up to dog barking and bird squawking...then 10 seconds later...jerking...some rolling ..pictures fell off walls and glass fell over ...rattled the house good. (via EMSC)
Benicia (United States) (23 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Seeemed to be rolling for The most part Buy did jolt. (via EMSC)
Hercules (United States) (22 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was long and one of the strongest I felt since Loma Prieta. (via EMSC)
Sonoma (United States) (19 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Strong-some toppling if books from bookshelf and baskets from top of cupboards (via EMSC)
American Canyon (United States) (6 km SE from epicenter)(no details): We are at a bottling plant and the first thing I thought was something exploded in our facility. Second thought was someone crush a semi on our building, (via EMSC)
Hayward (United States) (62 km S from epicenter)(no details): Scary (via EMSC)
Sausalito (United States) (41 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Floating home in Sausalito  (via EMSC)
Boyes Hot Springs (United States) (18 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. Pretty scary. Nothing broken. Power still out an hour later. (via EMSC)
Vallejo (United States) (13 km SE from epicenter)(no details): GAS LEAKS, HIGHWAY BUCKLING (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): Long rolling north south (via EMSC)
Santa Clara (United States) (100 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt like someone was shaking the sofa I was sitting on. Our cat perked her ears and rode the quake out with me. (via EMSC)
Palo Alto (United States) (87 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was very rattling- I woke up feeling like someone had grabbed me by the shoulders and was shaking me awake. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I wasnt sure if it was an earthquake or not at first, after some research I realized that it most likely was! Scary. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): SLOW AT FIRST BED STARTED SHAKING SCARY FOR AB9IT 1 MINUTE (via EMSC)
Hayward (United States) (64 km S from epicenter)(no details): My bed started shaking, my wife woke up and got scared. She woke up my son, and we started coming downstairs and my brother woke up too. Everything was shaking and we were about to go out of home and it stopped. It was a scary experience. Gonna go back to sleep now. I hope everything will b ok in the morning. (via EMSC)
Esparto (United States) (60 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Seemed to go on for a long time. (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): walls creaked for a while afterwards (via EMSC)
Oakland (United States) (45 km S from epicenter)(no details): It felt like it went on forever (via EMSC)
Santa Rosa (United States) (43 km NW from epicenter)(no details): That was one of the scariest things I have ever been through. I literally thought we were going to die. I hope everyone is okay. God bless. (via EMSC)
Rohnert Park (United States) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Our cat was being weird when I got home tonight, so I almost expected the earthquake. Then, as soon as it started I pulled my son close and away from our window above the bed. I sat up after the big rolls and felt the apartment wobbling for a good 30 seconds following. Still a weird energy in the air. (via EMSC)
Kensington (United States) (33 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was weird, I must have been sound asleep because it woke me and my boyfriend up and I immediately said "earthquake!!" But I said it was small and I'm suprised now!! (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up from my sleep and had to look to see if I.was dreaming (via EMSC)
San Quentin (United States) (33 km SW from epicenter)(no details): scared me to death (via EMSC)
Suisun City (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): I questioned my sanity! (via EMSC)
Salinas (United States) (180 km S from epicenter)(no details): I wondered if my dog was scratching himself in a chair about 10 feet from my bed (via EMSC)
Gilroy (United States) (149 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up! (via EMSC)
Manteca (United States) (107 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I was just watching TV and felt like my couch was moving back and forth, very gently. I felt it for about 30 seconds then got up to check my chandelier, to see if I was really feeling an earthquake. My chandelier was moving around pretty good! I'm not sure it really happened but thought I should share. It happened around 3:21am. (via EMSC)
San Jose (United States) (104 km S from epicenter)(no details): Short period of light rocking that woke us up. (via EMSC)
Santa Clara (United States) (100 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted somewhere between 30 sec and 1 min maybe (via EMSC)
Stockton (United States) (95 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt shaking and heard blinds hitting wall which woke me up (via EMSC)
Tracy (United States) (94 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was fun. (via EMSC)
Mountain View (United States) (94 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was a rocking back and forth kind of email. I was lying in bed. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I was awakened by the shimmering of the earthquake at around 3:20 a.m. (via EMSC)
Sacramento (United States) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I work in the DOJ building as a stationary engineer. I felt the earthquake and our metasys system had several alarms. Hi and then low alarms for chill water and diesel fuel. Back and forth for about three minutes. (via EMSC)
Redwood City (United States) (81 km S from epicenter)(no details): It felt like the apartment was moving from side to side. I could see the blinds and hangers in my closet moving. (via EMSC)
Fremont (United States) (79 km S from epicenter)(no details): TV wobbled on stand. Water in pot in sink splashed around. Body shook slightly while laying on couch (via EMSC)
Belmont (United States) (77 km S from epicenter)(no details): my house is on bedrock, i felt it. it was like someone was pushing my bed back and forth. (via EMSC)
Livermore (United States) (76 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Yikes...that was shakey...good morning... (via EMSC)
Union City (United States) (73 km S from epicenter)(no details): woke the whole family up and the house was shaking enough to get the adrenaline going (via EMSC)
Pleasanton (United States) (72 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I thought someone was walking around in my room, then I saw things shaking on my desk. (via EMSC)
Pleasanton (United States) (72 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up (via EMSC)
San Mateo (United States) (72 km S from epicenter)(no details): Just woke me from sleep (via EMSC)
Hayward (United States) (64 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was sleep and I felt my bed start moving so I woke up (via EMSC)
Castro Valley (United States) (61 km S from epicenter)(no details): I thought there was a something or someone in my bed (via EMSC)
Dixon (United States) (51 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I have been exposed to within 1/2 mi of a 7.6 quakes epicenter. This quake concerned me for some unknown reason. It actually woke me up! I was worried that it might increase tremendously. (via EMSC)
Marshall (United States) (51 km W from epicenter)(no details): A little shaky. Car alarm went off (via EMSC)
Alameda (United States) (50 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. Felt it for at least 1 minute. (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Relatively slow build-up (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me and my boyfriend up and we were grasping each other. It was scary! (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Was i dreaming or is this for real (via EMSC)
San Francisco (United States) (49 km S from epicenter)(no details): Was a surprisingly strong effect considering how far away the quake was. (via EMSC)
Sebastopol (United States) (49 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It woke me out of a dead sleep, so scary! Mostly b/c my fiancée is out hunting and not at home! The wine glasses in the rack were clanging, I thought for sure one would fall off. It sounded super creepy and eerily quiet outside after too! (via EMSC)
Cotati (United States) (36 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was working at my computer, at around 3:15 or so the building started to sway. I headed for the door. That's when it was really strong. I felt the door shifting in my hand. I got outside and waited. My next door neighbor was outside by this time. He was awaken by the shaking. Very unsettling. Power stayed on. (via EMSC)
Corte Madera (United States) (36 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Wife was frightened (via EMSC)
Rohnert Park (United States) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): started shaking, within 5 seconds my blinds were swaying and lights flashing in the apartment. Earth kept swaying for 30-40 seconds, I stood and could feel the ground moving in circles at what felt like a 2-3' diameter? my first quake (via EMSC)
Rohnert Park (United States) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): was a very strong roller surprised how long it went on ,waiting for aftershocks, if this is is centered near sf could be bad (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up like a strong wind was hitting the house. Then figured it was an earthquake. Nothing fell in our house. (via EMSC)
Concord (United States) (36 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It started very mild but quickly built in intensity - enough so that I got up and held on to the tv in case the intensity continued to increase. Anything suspended swayed. The quake lasted at least 20 seconds (it was several seconds before I looked at my watch as I thought it would end quickly). The quake ended as it started - at a diminishing level of intensity. (via EMSC)
Vacaville (United States) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Everything was shaking in the house (via EMSC)
El Cerrito (United States) (33 km S from epicenter)(no details): I am used to earthquakes and I normally sleep right through them. (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): That was a strong shake (via EMSC)
Fairfield (United States) (25 km E from epicenter)(no details): Man i was just trying to have a good nights sleep but now thats ruined :( my house started shaking and creaking (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 24 Aug 10:24 UTCM 3.5 / 10.5 km - [info]6km SW of Napa, California[Map]USGS
Sun, 24 Aug 12:47 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info]NORTHERN CALIFORNIA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 24 Aug 14:54 UTCM 2.8 / 9.9 km - [info]7km WNW of American Canyon, California[Map]USGS
Tue, 26 Aug 2014
Tue, 26 Aug 00:02 UTCM 2.9 / 7.1 km - [info]8km SW of Napa, California[Map]USGS
Tue, 26 Aug 12:33 UTCM 3.9 / 12 km - [info]SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIF.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Aug 13:12 UTCM 2.8 / 7 km - [info]SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIF.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Aug 13:45 UTCM 3.2 / 10.1 km - [info]8km SW of Napa, California[Map]USGS
Sun, 31 Aug 2014
Sun, 31 Aug 08:56 UTCM 3.4 / 11 km - [info]NORTHERN CALIFORNIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 4 Sep 2014
Thu, 4 Sep 10:56 UTCM 3.0 / 11 km - [info]SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIF.[Map]EMSC

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