Mag. 0.8 earthquake - 2km WSW of Anderson Springs, CA (USA), on Monday, 14 September 2020 at 22:27 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 0.8 earthquake at 2 km depth
14 Sep 22:29 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Depth: 1.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7675°N / 122.7085°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Clear Lake (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) ESE of Castle Rock Springs (Lake County)
11 km (7 mi) S of Loch Lomond (Lake County)
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Black Oaks (Sonoma County)
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Hidden Valley Lake (pop: 5,580)
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Salmon Creek (pop: 86)
73 km (45 mi) SE of Laughlin (Mendocino County)
107 km (67 mi) W of Sacramento (pop: 490,700)
113 km (70 mi) NNW of San Francisco (pop: 864,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 106 joules (0.278 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 0.8||1.5 km||2km WSW of Anderson Springs, CA (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.