Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Southern California Seismic Network: a cooperative project of
U.S. Geological Survey, Pasadena California
Caltech Seismological Laboratory, Pasadena, California
Version #6: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 10:10:25 AM (PDT) on Saturday, May 1, 2021.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 6 km (4 miles) SW of Niland, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 3 km ( 2 miles).
|Magnitude||1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 10:10:25 AM (PDT)
Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 17:10:25 (UTC)
Niland, CA - 6 km (4 miles) SW (234 degrees)|
Calipatria, CA - 11 km (7 miles) NNW (331 degrees)
Westmorland, CA - 20 km (12 miles) NNE (14 degrees)
Bombay Beach, CA - 22 km (14 miles) SE (136 degrees)
Brawley, CA - 26 km (16 miles) N (352 degrees)
|Coordinates||33 deg. 12.5 min. N (33.209N), 115 deg. 34.2 min. W (115.570W)|
|Depth||2.98 km (1.9 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=20, Nph=31, Dmin=5.5 km, Rmss=0.22 sec, Erho=0.31 km, Erzz=0.45 km, Gp=46 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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