Minor mag. 1.0 earthquake - 4km S of Chester, CA, USA, on Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 09:39 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.0 earthquake at 4 km depth
15 May 15:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Depth: 4.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.27167°N / 121.2385°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Lassen (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) S of Chester (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Westwood (pop: 1,650) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NW of East Quincy (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Susanville (Lassen County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) NNE of Magalia (Butte County) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Paradise (Butte County) (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NE of Chico (pop: 90,300) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) E of Red Bluff (Tehama County) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NNE of Oroville (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) ESE of Redding (pop: 91,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 106 joules (0.554 kilowatt hours) More info
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