Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 6.6 mi southeast of Willits, Mendocino County, California, on Wednesday, 19 August 2020 at 01:43 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 7 km depth
19 Aug 01:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Aug 2020 01:43:42 UTC -
Depth: 6.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.35983°N / 123.251°W (Mendocino County, 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!
44 km (27 mi) NW of Nice (pop: 2,730) --> 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 (43 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!
112 km (70 mi) NNW of Santa Rosa (pop: 175,000) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NNW of Vallejo (pop: 121,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||6.7 km||11km ESE of Willits, CA (USA)||USGS|
|3.2||10 km||Northern California (USA)||EMSC|
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