Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - California, 5 mi west of Redway, Humboldt County, USA, on Monday, 17 May 2021 at 06:36 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - California, 5 mi west of Redway, Humboldt County, USA, on Monday, 17 May 2021 at 06:36 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 18 km depth

17 May 06:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Date & time: 17 May 2021 06:36:10 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.9
Depth: 17.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.1235°N / 123.91734°W (Humboldt, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) W of Redway (pop: 1,230) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Rio Dell (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Fortuna (Humboldt County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) N of Fort Bragg (Mendocino County) (pop: 7,290) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSE of Eureka (Humboldt County) (pop: 27,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) S of Bayside (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of Arcata (Humboldt County) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) S of McKinleyville (Humboldt County) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) WSW of Redding (pop: 91,600) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) NW of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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2.918 km8km W of Redway, CAUSGS

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At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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redway / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : please put the local time or at least put am/pm on your utc!  
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