Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 25km WSW of Petrolia, CA, USA, on Monday, 19 April 2021 at 05:59 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 11 km depth
19 Apr 06:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Apr 2021 05:59:50 UTC -
Depth: 10.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.27217°N / 124.56683°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SW of Ferndale (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WSW of Rio Dell (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Fortuna (Humboldt County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Eureka (Humboldt County) (pop: 27,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of Bayside (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Arcata (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of McKinleyville (Humboldt County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NW of Ukiah (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) W of Redding (pop: 91,600) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (151 mi) NW of Windsor (Sonoma County) (pop: 27,500) --> 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
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|2.0||10.5 km||25km WSW of Petrolia, CA, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)At magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Eastvale, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s