Mag. 2.0 earthquake - 3.9 mi west of Cobb, California, USA, on Wednesday, 26 August 2020 at 18:38 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 3 km depth
26 Aug 18:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.817°N / 122.79483°W (Lake County, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) W of Cobb (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Kelseyville (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) E of Cloverdale (Sonoma County) (pop: 8,810) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) W of Hidden Valley Lake (pop: 5,580) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Clearlake (Lake County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Healdsburg (Sonoma County) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) N of Windsor (Sonoma County) (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Santa Rosa (pop: 175,000) --> See nearby quakes!
3920 km (2436 mi) WNW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
3920 km (2436 mi) WNW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.0||3 km||6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA)||USGS|
|M 2.0||3 km||Northern California (USA)||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.