Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 42 mi north of Susanville, Lassen County, California, USA, on Saturday, 27 November 1976 at 02:49 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
Date & time: 27 Nov 1976 02:49:47 UTC
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.998°N / 120.447°W (Lassen, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Eagle Lake (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) S of Likely (pop: 63) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Alturas (pop: 2,590) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNE of Susanville (Lassen County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) N of Janesville (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNE of Westwood (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) ENE of Redding (pop: 91,600) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) NNW of Reno (Nevada) (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) NNW of Sparks (Nevada) (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) NE of Chico (pop: 90,300) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) NNE 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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|5.0||5 km||Northern California (USA)||USGS|
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