earthquake.jpg Two small earthquakes rattled Sonoma County Monday night and Tuesday morning, both with a preliminary magnitude of 2.2.

According to the USGS, the first temblor rattled an area around The Geysers at 9:30 p.m. Monday night. That quake was centered two miles north-northeast of The Geysers with a depth of 2.1 miles, according to the USGS

The second struck area of unincorporated Sonoma County one mile north-northeast of Glen Ellen at 1:08 a.m. Tuesday. It was centered near the Lasseter Family Winery along Dunbar Road, and had a depth of 1.6 miles, according to the USGS.

Bay City News contributed significantly to this report

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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