Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 6.5 mi southeast of Willits, California, USA, on Wednesday, 19 August 2020 at 00:46 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
19 Aug 00:59 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Aug 2020 00:46:16 UTC -
Depth: 6.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.36267°N / 123.24917°W (Mendocino, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Willits (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNW of Redwood Valley (pop: 1,730) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Ukiah (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Upper Lake (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NW of Tuckertown (pop: 4,810) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) E of Fort Bragg (Mendocino County) (pop: 7,290) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NW of Clearlake (Lake County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNW of Windsor (Sonoma County) (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Santa Rosa (pop: 175,000) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) WNW of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||6.4 km||10km ESE of Willits, CA (USA)||USGS|
|2.7||10 km||Northern California (USA)||EMSC|
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