Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 41km WNW of Ferndale, CA, USA, on Sunday, 2 May 2021 at 06:30 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 1 km depth
2 May 06:31 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Depth: 0.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.68117°N / 124.7295°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mount Shasta (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) WNW of Ferndale (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) W of Fortuna (Humboldt County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Eureka (Humboldt County) (pop: 27,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Rio Dell (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Arcata (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WSW of Bayside (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WSW of McKinleyville (Humboldt County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Westhaven-Moonstone (pop: 1,210) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) W of Redding (pop: 91,600) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) SW of Medford (Oregon) (pop: 79,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||0.5 km||41km WNW of Ferndale, CA, USA||USGS|
|2.4||km||OFFSHORE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, USA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.