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 #5: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 8:52:52 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
The magnitude 0.7 event occurred 17 km (11 miles) SW of Oasis, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 10 km ( 6 miles).
|Magnitude||0.7 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 8:52:52 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 15:52:52 (UTC)
Oasis, CA - 17 km (11 miles) SW (215 degrees)|
Borrego Springs, CA - 18 km (11 miles) ENE (60 degrees)
Ocotillo Wells, CA - 23 km (14 miles) NNW (342 degrees)
Salton City, CA - 24 km (15 miles) W (280 degrees)
Mecca, CA - 29 km (18 miles) SSW (205 degrees)
|Coordinates||33 deg. 20.2 min. N (33.337N), 116 deg. 12.3 min. W (116.206W)|
|Depth||9.76 km (6.1 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=29, Nph=50, Dmin=10.1 km, Rmss=0.15 sec, Erho=0.29 km, Erzz=0.59 km, Gp=158 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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