Mag. 1.1 earthquake - - 4km NW of The Geysers, California, on 2017-09-16 13:18:10 -08:00
Minor magnitude 1.1 earthquake at 1 km depth
16 Sep 21:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-09-16 13:18:10 -08:00
Depth: 0.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8053°N / 122.794°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (18 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WSW of Cobb (pop: 1,780)
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Middletown (pop: 1,320)
19 km (12 mi) E of Cloverdale (Sonoma County) (pop: 8,810)
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Kelseyville (pop: 3,350)
22 km (14 mi) SW of Clearlake (Lake County) (pop: 15,200)
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Healdsburg (Sonoma County) (pop: 11,700)
116 km (72 mi) WNW of Sacramento (pop: 490,700)
119 km (74 mi) NNW of San Francisco (pop: 864,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 106 joules (0.783 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.1||0.5 km||- 4km NW of The Geysers, California||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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