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 4:55:56 PM (PDT) on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 13 km (8 miles) SW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 4:55:56 PM (PDT)
Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 23:55:56 (UTC)
Searles Valley, CA - 13 km (8 miles) SW (233 degrees)|
Trona, CA - 15 km (9 miles) WSW (239 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 17 km (10 miles) ENE (59 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 27 km (17 miles) ENE (78 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 38 km (23 miles) NNE (16 degrees)
|Coordinates||35 deg. 41.8 min. N (35.697N), 117 deg. 31.1 min. W (117.518W)|
|Depth||4.98 km (3.1 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=29, Nph=57, Dmin=13.3 km, Rmss=0.15 sec, Erho=0.18 km, Erzz=0.57 km, Gp=89 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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