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Past earthquakes in or near Placer, California, USA, during May 2021

Updated 5 Aug 2021 06:18 GMT -
During May 2021, Placer was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 5 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 26 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 88 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 4.7 quake 12 mi northwest of Truckee, Nevada County, California, USA, 6 May 9:35 pm (GMT -7)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (123 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Mon, 31 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
31 May 2021 16:34:22 GMT
1.0

9.3 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
31 May 2021 11:49:34 GMT
1.9

4.8 km
110 km (68 mi)10km SE of Dollar Point, CA MoreMap
31 May 2021 11:49:33 GMT
1.3

11 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
31 May 2021 11:01:32 GMT
1.9

2 km
110 km (68 mi)10km SE of Dollar Point, CA MoreMap
31 May 2021 11:01:31 GMT
1.2

11 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
Sat, 29 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
29 May 2021 20:11:35 GMT
2.9

2.1 km
97 km (60 mi)Alpine County, 23 mi southeast of South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado County, California, USA 1 reportMoreMap
29 May 2021 04:30:57 GMT
0.9

11 km
111 km (69 mi)8 Km NE of Tahoma, California MoreMap
29 May 2021 04:17:03 GMT
1.2

11 km
110 km (68 mi)9 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
29 May 2021 03:59:16 GMT
0.8

9.3 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
29 May 2021 00:42:51 GMT
1.1

8.7 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
Fri, 28 May 2021 (GMT) (32 earthquakes)
28 May 2021 22:58:59 GMT
1.1

9 km
110 km (68 mi)9 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 21:39:39 GMT
2.3

5.4 km
110 km (68 mi)10km SE of Dollar Point, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 21:36:17 GMT
0.9

9.7 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 21:10:49 GMT
2.4

7.8 km
103 km (64 mi)Near Carson City, Nevada, USA 3 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 21:10:22 GMT
2.3

6.3 km
111 km (69 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA 1 reportMoreMap
28 May 2021 19:43:31 GMT
1.6

9.6 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
28 May 2021 18:55:50 GMT
1.5

6.8 km
27 km (17 mi)9km NE of Hidden Valley Lake, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 17:37:42 GMT
1.6

9.4 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 17:05:34 GMT
2.7

6.5 km
110 km (68 mi)Douglas County, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 2 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 16:36:47 GMT
2.3

5.2 km
111 km (69 mi)9km NE of Tahoma, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 16:32:03 GMT
1.1

9.7 km
106 km (66 mi)8 Km NW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 16:30:46 GMT
1.1

9.4 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 16:27:46 GMT
2.4

4.7 km
109 km (68 mi)8km SE of Dollar Point, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 16:22:58 GMT
2.7

6.3 km
110 km (68 mi)Douglas County, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 1 reportMoreMap
28 May 2021 16:21:38 GMT
1.1

7.4 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
28 May 2021 9:04 am (GMT -7) (28 May 2021 16:04:54 GMT)
3.1

5.4 km
110 km (68 mi)Placer County, California, 15 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 17 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 15:54:30 GMT
1.2

8.9 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 15:46:36 GMT
2.6

6.9 km
110 km (68 mi)Placer County, California, 15 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 3 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 15:42:08 GMT
2.3

5.9 km
110 km (68 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA 3 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 15:40:23 GMT
2.4

4.9 km
109 km (68 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA 2 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 15:37:05 GMT
1.3

9.1 km
108 km (67 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 15:33:19 GMT
2.1

5.7 km
113 km (70 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 15:31:25 GMT
1.2

7.4 km
110 km (68 mi)Northern California MoreMap
28 May 2021 15:29:53 GMT
1.2

6.7 km
110 km (68 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 15:29:06 GMT
2.0

5.6 km
108 km (67 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA 5 reportsMoreMap
28 May 8:25 am (GMT -7) (28 May 2021 15:25:21 GMT)
4.2

7 km
110 km (68 mi)Douglas County, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 303 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 12:57:13 GMT
1.8

7.7 km
28 km (17 mi)9km NE of Hidden Valley Lake, CA MoreMap
28 May 2021 12:09:07 GMT
0.9

8.9 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 12:01:46 GMT
0.9

9.1 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
28 May 2021 11:59:10 GMT
2.9

5.8 km
109 km (68 mi)Placer County, California, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 24 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 09:55:33 GMT
?

n/a
121 km (75 mi)3.5 mi south of South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 17 reportsMoreMap
28 May 2021 01:53:31 GMT
1.6

2.1 km
68 km (42 mi)9km NNE of Yountville, CA MoreMap
Thu, 27 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
27 May 2021 16:16:26 GMT
1.3

3.8 km
42 km (26 mi)5 Km W of Wadsworth, Nevada MoreMap
27 May 2021 04:38:57 GMT
0.5

6.4 km
111 km (69 mi)1 Km S of Graeagle, California MoreMap
Mon, 24 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
24 May 2021 10:19:26 GMT
0.9

0.8 km
78 km (48 mi)8 Km SW of Dayton, Nevada MoreMap
24 May 2021 05:17:14 GMT
?

n/a
77 km (48 mi)3.3 mi south of Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA (unconfirmed) 7 reportsMoreMap
Sun, 23 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 May 2021 15:05:00 GMT
?

n/a
107 km (66 mi)Yuba County, 64 mi south of Yuba City, Sutter County, California, USA (unconfirmed) 3 reportsMoreMap
Sat, 22 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
22 May 2021 16:08:40 GMT
1.9

8.3 km
107 km (66 mi)8 Km ESE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
22 May 2021 07:43:18 GMT
1.1

9.5 km
108 km (67 mi)8 Km NW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
Fri, 21 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
21 May 2021 19:32:52 GMT
1.4

8.8 km
35 km (22 mi)11km E of Hidden Valley Lake, CA MoreMap
21 May 2021 19:32:45 GMT
1.1

8.3 km
35 km (22 mi)11km E of Hidden Valley Lake, CA MoreMap
21 May 2021 17:52:57 GMT
1.9

1.9 km
67 km (42 mi)8 Km E of Sparks, Nevada MoreMap
21 May 2021 00:35:36 GMT
1.6

8.4 km
63 km (39 mi)5km SE of St. Helena, CA MoreMap
Thu, 20 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
20 May 2021 19:05:12 GMT
1.6

8.9 km
38 km (24 mi)12km ESE of Hidden Valley Lake, CA MoreMap
Wed, 19 May 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
19 May 2021 19:53:43 GMT
2.5

3 km
99 km (62 mi)10km N of Oroville, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 16:45:33 GMT
1.5

4.8 km
28 km (17 mi)14km E of Lower Lake, CA MoreMap
19 May 2021 10:49:14 GMT
1.1

4.6 km
107 km (66 mi)7 Km NW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
19 May 2021 07:39:04 GMT
0.9

9 km
108 km (67 mi)8 Km NW of Glenbrook, Nevada MoreMap
19 May 2021 06:10:39 GMT
1.4

9.9 km
108 km (67 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California MoreMap
Tue, 18 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
18 May 2021 13:12:45 GMT
0.8

7.6 km
44 km (27 mi)14km NNE of Angwin, CA MoreMap
18 May 2021 12:27:25 GMT
1.0

7.7 km
44 km (27 mi)15km NNE of Angwin, CA MoreMap
Mon, 17 May 2021 (GMT) (9 earthquakes)
17 May 2021 20:47:29 GMT
1.7

7 km
43 km (27 mi)15km NNE of Angwin, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 19:49:55 GMT
2.8

7.3 km
110 km (68 mi)Placer County, California, 15 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 8 reportsMoreMap
17 May 2021 12:24 pm (GMT -7) (17 May 2021 19:24:39 GMT)
3.4

7.2 km
110 km (68 mi)Placer County, California, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA 51 reportsMoreMap
17 May 2021 16:34:58 GMT
2.4

2.2 km
122 km (76 mi)12km NW of Truckee, CA 1 reportMoreMap
17 May 2021 12:55:45 GMT
1.0

7.3 km
123 km (76 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California MoreMap
17 May 2021 10:58:21 GMT
1.6

7.8 km
43 km (27 mi)14km NNE of Angwin, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 08:54:22 GMT
1.0

8.7 km
44 km (27 mi)15km NNE of Angwin, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 08:03:01 GMT
2.0

7.2 km
43 km (27 mi)14km NNE of Angwin, CA MoreMap
17 May 2021 07:39:02 GMT
2.3

4.8 km
43 km (27 mi)14km NNE of Angwin, CA 1 reportMoreMap
Sun, 16 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
16 May 2021 13:05:20 GMT
?

n/a
117 km (73 mi)5.5 mi east of Sacramento, California, USA (unconfirmed) 7 reportsMoreMap
Sat, 15 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
15 May 2021 20:51:14 GMT
1.5

7.4 km
122 km (76 mi)15 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 11:20:48 GMT
1.4

9.8 km
124 km (77 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
15 May 2021 03:03:56 GMT
1.7

8.9 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California, USA MoreMap
Fri, 14 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
14 May 2021 04:13:52 GMT
1.0

13 km
125 km (78 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
Thu, 13 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
13 May 2021 15:51:48 GMT
1.0

5.1 km
109 km (68 mi)9 Km W of Floriston, California, USA MoreMap
13 May 2021 15:37:43 GMT
1.0

10.5 km
51 km (32 mi)9km NE of Angwin, CA, USA MoreMap
13 May 2021 05:13:01 GMT
1.3

10.6 km
97 km (60 mi)2km SSW of Green Valley, CA, USA MoreMap
Wed, 12 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
12 May 2021 18:52:24 GMT
1.6

6.2 km
77 km (48 mi)5 Km NNW of Spanish Springs, Nevada, USA MoreMap
12 May 2021 11:28:27 GMT
1.1

9.9 km
111 km (69 mi)5 Km NNE of Truckee, California, USA MoreMap
Tue, 11 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
11 May 2021 16:39:12 GMT
1.4

9.4 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 13:40:36 GMT
1.3

13 km
124 km (77 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
11 May 2021 02:39:30 GMT
1.2

9.2 km
34 km (21 mi)10km E of Hidden Valley Lake, CA, USA MoreMap
Mon, 10 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
10 May 2021 19:32:37 GMT
1.1

0.4 km
49 km (30 mi)3km NNW of Angwin, CA, USA MoreMap
10 May 2021 16:57:55 GMT
1.4
55 km (34 mi)19 Km WSW of Wadsworth, Nevada, USA MoreMap
Sun, 9 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
9 May 2021 20:02:20 GMT
1.0

16 km
123 km (76 mi)15 Km NNE of Soda Springs, California, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 10:39:52 GMT
1.4

10.1 km
124 km (77 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
9 May 2021 10:33:06 GMT
1.0

11 km
125 km (78 mi)13 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
Sat, 8 May 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
8 May 2021 19:33:49 GMT
1.4

13 km
127 km (79 mi)14 Km S of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
8 May 2021 14:13:50 GMT
1.3

6.8 km
68 km (42 mi)6 Km SW of Walker, California, USA MoreMap
8 May 2021 10:50:09 GMT
1.5

16 km
123 km (76 mi)16 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
8 May 2021 02:30:26 GMT
1.4

10.8 km
110 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California, USA MoreMap
Fri, 7 May 2021 (GMT) (12 earthquakes)
7 May 2021 23:59:43 GMT
2.6

4.9 km
110 km (68 mi)10km SE of Dollar Point, CA, USA 2 reportsMoreMap
7 May 2021 11:13:49 GMT
1.2

8.6 km
83 km (52 mi)5 Km NNW of Reno, Nevada, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 06:50:36 GMT
1.1

12 km
125 km (78 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 06:26:05 GMT
1.4

10.8 km
126 km (78 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 05:25:24 GMT
1.5

14 km
120 km (75 mi)9 Km SE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 05:03:57 GMT
2.2

11 km
124 km (77 mi)19km NW of Truckee, CA, USA 6 reportsMoreMap
7 May 2021 04:52:38 GMT
1.3

13 km
125 km (78 mi)14 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
6 May 9:35 pm (GMT -7) (7 May 2021 04:35:14 GMT)
4.7

10.1 km
124 km (77 mi)12 mi northwest of Truckee, Nevada County, California, USA 1348 reportsMoreMap
7 May 2021 04:29:10 GMT
1.7

12 km
124 km (77 mi)15 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 9:26 pm (GMT -7) (7 May 2021 04:26:31 GMT)
3.2

8.6 km
124 km (77 mi)Sierra County, 11 mi northwest of Truckee, Nevada County, California, USA 380 reportsMoreMap
7 May 2021 00:51:48 GMT
2.4

28 km
76 km (47 mi)8km W of Willows, CA, USA MoreMap
7 May 2021 00:06:04 GMT
1.6

8.7 km
82 km (51 mi)3 Km NNW of Reno, Nevada, USA MoreMap
Thu, 6 May 2021 (GMT) (9 earthquakes)
6 May 2021 23:03:02 GMT
1.5

12 km
124 km (77 mi)15 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA 3 reportsMoreMap
6 May 2021 18:27:37 GMT
1.8
67 km (42 mi)9 Km ESE of Sparks, Nevada, USA 2 reportsMoreMap
6 May 2021 13:18:34 GMT
2.5

7.9 km
110 km (68 mi)9km SE of Dollar Point, CA, USA 1 reportMoreMap
6 May 2021 13:08:15 GMT
1.0

8.6 km
83 km (52 mi)4 Km NNW of Reno, Nevada, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 09:10:00 GMT
1.0

8.8 km
83 km (52 mi)4 Km NNW of Reno, Nevada, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 06:36:03 GMT
1.1

8.9 km
113 km (70 mi)Northern California, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 03:51:35 GMT
1.1

8.6 km
47 km (29 mi)10km NNE of Angwin, CA, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 03:40:00 GMT
1.2

12 km
125 km (78 mi)15 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
6 May 2021 02:56:04 GMT
1.4

12 km
124 km (77 mi)15 Km SSE of Sierraville, California, USA MoreMap
Wed, 5 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
5 May 2021 12:25:45 GMT
0.9

9.2 km
97 km (60 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada, USA MoreMap
5 May 2021 09:44:32 GMT
0.9

9.3 km
98 km (61 mi)8 Km WNW of Glenbrook, Nevada, USA MoreMap
5 May 2021 08:39:09 GMT
2.4

7.9 km
129 km (80 mi)16km SW of Loyalton, CA, USA MoreMap
Tue, 4 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
4 May 2021 06:42:26 GMT
1.2

7.2 km
99 km (62 mi)2 Km NW of Carter Springs, Nevada, USA MoreMap
4 May 2021 03:05:36 GMT
1.1

14 km
32 km (20 mi)9 Km E of Bridgeport, California, USA MoreMap
4 May 2021 01:28:47 GMT
2.3

28 km
73 km (45 mi)10km W of Willows, CA, USA MoreMap
Sun, 2 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2 May 2021 04:54:55 GMT
1.6

10.1 km
109 km (68 mi)8 Km SE of Dollar Point, California, USA MoreMap
Sat, 1 May 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
1 May 2021 11:26 am (GMT -7) (1 May 2021 18:26:24 GMT)
3.0

13 km
86 km (53 mi)2.5 mi northeast of Chico, Butte County, California, USA 4 reportsMoreMap
1 May 2021 10:50:32 GMT
1.4

6.9 km
111 km (69 mi)8 Km NE of Tahoma, California, USA MoreMap
1 May 2021 05:34:55 GMT
1.2

8 km
110 km (68 mi)9 Km SE of Dollar Point, California, USA MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.6 x 1011 joules (240 megawatt hours, equivalent to 207 tons of TNT) More info
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