Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 2.5 mi northeast of Chico, Butte County, California, USA, on Saturday, 1 May 2021 11:26 am (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - 2.5 mi northeast of Chico, Butte County, California, USA, on Saturday, 1 May 2021 11:26 am (GMT -7)

Séisme très faible magnitude 3.0 at 13 km depth

1 May 18:29 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 3 minutes.
1 May 18:29: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: USGS
Update Sat, 1 May 2021, 18:33
Small earthquake of magnitude 3.0 just reported 3 miles northeast of Chico, California, United States
3.0 quake 1 May 11:26 am (GMT -7)
3.0 quake 1 May 11:26 am (GMT -7)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 occurred only 7 minutes ago 3 miles northeast of Chico, California, United States, the United States Geological Survey reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 8.3 miles beneath the epicenter near Chico, Butte County, California, USA, in the morning on Saturday 1 May 2021 at 11:26 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Chico (pop. 90,300) located 3 miles from the epicenter, Durham (pop. 5,500) 7 miles away, Paradise (pop. 26,500) 10 miles away, and Mountain View (pop. 11,300) 13 miles away. In Thermalito (pop. 6,600, 20 miles away), Orland (pop. 7,600, 21 miles away), Oroville East (pop. 8,300, 24 miles away), and Yuba City (pop. 66,900, 44 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 1 May 2021 18:26:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: samedi, 1 mai 2021 11:26 (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 3
Profondeur: 13.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.7535°N / 121.80283°W (Comté de Butte, Comté de Kern, États-Unis)
Volcan le plus près: Lassen (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km NE de Chico (pop: 90,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
15 km O de Paradise (Butte County) (pop: 26,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
18 km E de Hamilton City (pop: 1,760) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
20 km OSO de Magalia (Butte County) (pop: 11,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km E de Orland (Glenn County) (pop: 7,550) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km NO de Oroville (pop: 16,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km ESE de Corning (Tehama County) (pop: 7,550) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
70 km NNO de Yuba City (pop: 66,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
120 km NNO de Roseville (pop: 130,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
133 km NNO de Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
3.013 km3km ENE of Chico, CA, USAUSGS
3.013 kmNORTHERN CALIFORNIA, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake (4)

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890.7 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : The windows shook, the go whole two story house shook . It was enough for me to wake up from my sleep and wonder if the world was going to end  
6.3 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt
Magalia / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Magalia / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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