Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - 6.2 mi southeast of Vacaville, Solano County, California, USA, on Monday, May 19, 1902 at 18:31 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.3°N / 121.9°W (Solano, California, United States)
Antipode: 38.3°S / 58.1°E
Nearest volcano: Sutter Buttes (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SE of Vacaville (pop: 96,800) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Fairfield (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Suisun (Solano County) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) N of New York of the Pacific (pop: 69,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Antioch (pop: 110,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NNE of Concord (pop: 128,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Vallejo (pop: 121,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of San Francisco (pop: 864,800) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) N of San Jose (pop: 1,026,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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|5.4||0 km||Northern California (USA)||USGS|
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