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Latest quakes in or near Sierra, California, USA, in the past 14 days - list, stats and map

Updated: Nov 28, 2022 18:43 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 14 days:

  • 2 quakes above magnitude 2
  • 89 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 14 days, Sierra had 2 quakes of magnitude 2.0 or above. There were also 89 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 0.8 | Nevada -

Strongest quake: Mag. 2.4 | California, 44 mi S of Carson City, Nevada, USA -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Sierra, California, USA (updated )

Past 24 hoursno confirmed quakes
Past 7 days17 quakes
Past 30 days157 quakes21 quakes M2+3 quakes M3+
Past 90 days377 quakes61 quakes M2+7 quakes M3+
Past 365 days1,576 quakes292 quakes M2+20 quakes M3+3 quakes M4+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.5 or higher (70 out of 91 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Monday, November 21, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Nov 21, 2022 7:27 am (GMT -8) (Nov 21, 2022 15:27 GMT)
1.2

18 km
Nevada More
Nov 21, 2022 5:58 am (GMT -8) (Nov 21, 2022 13:58 GMT)
1.9

6.2 km
58 mi north of Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA More
Nov 20, 2022 5:57 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 21, 2022 01:57 GMT)
0.8

5.7 km
Northern California More
Sunday, November 20, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Nov 20, 2022 2:47 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 20, 2022 22:47 GMT)
2.2

1.5 km
California, 47 mi south of Carson City, Nevada, USA More
Nov 20, 2022 1:01 am (GMT -8) (Nov 20, 2022 09:01 GMT)
0.9

16 km
39 Km NNE of Nixon, Nevada More
Nov 19, 2022 7:36 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 20, 2022 03:36 GMT)
0.7

17 km
21 Km NNW of Sutcliffe, Nevada More
Saturday, November 19, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
Nov 19, 2022 12:50 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 19, 2022 20:50 GMT)
1.3

6.1 km
12 Km E of Fernley, Nevada More
Nov 19, 2022 11:32 am (GMT -8) (Nov 19, 2022 19:32 GMT)
0.5

7.9 km
9 Km SSE of Carter Springs, Nevada More
Nov 18, 2022 8:51 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 19, 2022 04:51 GMT)
0.8

4.8 km
3 Km SSE of Markleeville, California More
Nov 18, 2022 8:08 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 19, 2022 04:08 GMT)
1.9

9.1 km
6.3 mi northwest of Burney, Shasta County, California, USA More
Friday, November 18, 2022 GMT (7 quakes)
Nov 18, 2022 2:26 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 22:26 GMT)
1.6

13 km
Nevada More
Nov 18, 2022 4:47 am (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 12:47 GMT)
1.2

4.5 km
3 Km SSE of Markleeville, California More
Nov 18, 2022 3:16 am (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 11:16 GMT)
1.1

16 km
38 Km NNE of Nixon, Nevada More
Nov 18, 2022 2:09 am (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 10:09 GMT)
1.5

14 km
12km NW of Burney, CA More
Nov 17, 2022 10:44 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 06:44 GMT)
1.4

7.8 km
3 Km SSW of Walker, California More
Nov 17, 2022 7:55 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 03:55 GMT)
0.8

6.2 km
3 Km WSW of Walker, California More
Nov 17, 2022 7:42 pm (GMT -8) (Nov 18, 2022 03:42 GMT)
1.0

18 km
10 Km NW of Schurz, Nevada More
Thursday, November 17, 2022 GMT (8 quakes)
Nov 17, 2022 9:10 am (GMT -8) (Nov 17, 2022 17:10 GMT)
1.6

7.3 km
40 Km NNE of Nixon, Nevada More
Nov 17, 2022 4:43 am (GMT -8) (Nov 17, 2022 12:43 GMT)
1.2

7.9 km
7 Km ESE of Sutcliffe, Nevada More
Nov 17, 2022 3:51 am (GMT -8) (Nov 17, 2022 11:51 GMT)
1.8

19 km
25 mi southeast of Redding, Shasta County, California, USA More
Nov 17, 2022 1:46 am (GMT -8) (Nov 17, 2022 09:46 GMT)
0.9

6.1 km
10 Km WNW of Bridgeport, California More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.2 x 108 joules (229 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.197 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Columbia College, Columbia, CA, USA (CMB/BK network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Columbia College, Columbia, CA, USA: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Sierra Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Sierra?

The last earthquake in Sierra occurred 1 day 10 hours ago: Minor mag. 0.8 earthquake - Nevada on Sunday, Nov 27, 2022 at 12:51 am (GMT -8).

How many quakes were there in Sierra in the past 14 days?

In the past 14 days, Sierra, California, USA had 70 quakes up to magnitude 2.4.

What was the strongest quake in Sierra in the past 14 days?

The strongest earthquake in Sierra in the past 14 days occurred 11 days ago: Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - California, 44 mi south of Carson City, Nevada, USA, on Thursday, Nov 17, 2022 at 12:00 am (GMT -8).

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