Santa Rosa Residents Wake To Magnitude 2.9 Earthquake

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.9 shook Sonoma County Saturday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The tremor struck 3 miles north-northwest of Santa Rosa at 8:33 a.m., and it had a depth of 3 miles, according to the USGS.

As of 10 a.m., nearly 400 people in 10 ZIP codes in and around Santa Rosa had responded on the USGS website that they felt weak to light shaking.

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