Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 8km NW of The Geysers, CA, USA, on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 23:59 (GMT) -
Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 2 km depth
6 May 00:01 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Depth: 1.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.83167°N / 122.81966°W↗ (California, United States)
Antipode: 38.832°S / 57.18°E↗
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) W of Cobb (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Kelseyville (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Cloverdale (Sonoma County) (pop: 8,810) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Clearlake (Lake County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of Hidden Valley Lake (pop: 5,580) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) N of Russian River (Sonoma County) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) N of Russian River (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Windsor (Sonoma County) (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NNW of Santa Rosa (pop: 175,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NW of Concord (pop: 128,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||1.9 km||8km NW of The Geysers, CA, USA||USGS|
|2.1||2 km||NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, USA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.