Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 1 mi north of Coleville, Mono County, California, USA, on Monday, April 5, 1915 at 23:11 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.58°N / 119.5°W↗ (Mono County, California, United States)
Antipode: 38.58°S / 60.5°E↗
Nearest volcano: Aurora-Bodie (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNE of Coleville (pop: 495) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Topaz Ranch Estates (Nevada) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Smith Valley (Nevada) (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Gardnerville Ranchos (Nevada) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County, Nevada) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Nevada City (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) E of Pollock Pines (El Dorado County) (pop: 6,870) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ENE of Stockton (pop: 305,700) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) E of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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