Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 2km NE of Chester, CA, USA, on Sunday, 9 May 2021 at 13:35 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
9 May 18:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.31983°N / 121.2125°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Lassen (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Chester (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Westwood (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NW of Greenville (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Susanville (Lassen County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNE of Magalia (Butte County) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Paradise (Butte County) (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of Chico (pop: 90,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Red Bluff (Tehama County) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) NNE of Oroville (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) ESE of Redding (pop: 91,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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