6.0 magnitude earthquake 6 km from American Canyon, California, United States

2014-08-24 10:20:44 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, August 24, 2014 10:20 AM
Your time: 2014-08-24T10:20:44Z
Magnitude Type: Mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 41002 people


A

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:20:44 UTC at 10:20
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.215, -122.312
6.2 km from American Canyon (3.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 11 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:21:10 UTC at 10:21
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.76, -122.726
6.2 km from Cobb (4.2 miles)

Northern California

Depth: 0 km

C

3.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:21:45 UTC at 10:21
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.235, -122.32
7.2 km from Napa (4.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 9 km

D

2.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:22:18 UTC at 10:22
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.831, -122.751
2.2 km from Cobb (1.2 miles)

Northern California

Depth: 0 km

E

3.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:24:44 UTC at 10:24
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.26, -122.337
6.2 km from Napa (3.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 10 km

F

1.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:26:02 UTC at 10:26
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.77, -122.738
5.2 km from Cobb (3.2 miles)

Northern California

Depth: 5 km

G

1.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:26:37 UTC at 10:26
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.799, -122.766
4.2 km from Cobb (2.2 miles)

Northern California

Depth: 0 km

H

2.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:27:11 UTC at 10:27
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.746, -122.702
7.2 km from Middletown (4.2 miles)

Northern California

Depth: 2 km

I

2.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:27:16 UTC at 10:27
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.239, -122.342
8.2 km from Napa (5.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 9 km

J

2.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 10:27:25 UTC at 10:27
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.239, -122.338
7.2 km from Napa (4.2 miles)

Central California

Depth: 6 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 SEUS71 PAAQ 241023 EQIWOC TSUNAMI SEISMIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 323 AM PDT SUN AUG 24 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED - A TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 6.1 * ORIGIN TIME 0221 AKDT AUG 24 2014 0321 PDT AUG 24 2014 1021 UTC AUG 24 2014 * COORDINATES 38.2 NORTH 122.3 WEST * DEPTH 6 MILES * LOCATION 55 MILES SW OF SACRAMENTO CALIFORNIA 25 MILES N OF SAN FRANCISCO CALIFORNIA NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT. * THE EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS ARE BASED ON PRELIMINARY INFORMATION. * FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE ISSUED BY THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY - EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV - OR THE APPROPRIATE REGIONAL SEISMIC NETWORK.