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3.7 earthquake shakes The Geysers

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake shook an area about 6 miles northwest of The Geysers early Tuesday morning, U.S. Geological Survey said.

It struck at 3:11 a.m. in the geothermal area north of Healdsburg.

Seismic activity is common near the complex of power plants there, water injected into underground streams is used to generate power.


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